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 Tucson Train Robbery

 30 by 40 inches Oil on Linen 

Andy Thomas art
 #CP-16532 

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    Event History :
  • 2013 November Auction (sold $42,000)
Signed: "Andy Thomas", l/r

In April of 1887, the west-bound express train en route to Tucson was robbed at the Papago substation, just east of the Rita Ranch community. The substation was later renamed Esmond. An account of the robbery was reported in the New York Times on April 29, 1887.
Andy Thomas
September 2012 

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