Guthrie, Oklahoma: Grave of Elmer McCurdy the Sideshow Mummy Team Field Report

Summit View Cemetery

N. Pine St., Guthrie, OK
Summit View Cemetery. North edge of town. I-35 exit 157 west onto Noble Ave./Hwy 33. North at first light onto Pine St. The cemetery will be several blocks north on the east side. The grave is in the "Boot Hill" section, which is near the northeast corner.
Gated after hours. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Grave of Elmer McCurdy the Sideshow Mummy

His name was Elmer McCurdy, a failed outlaw, and his corpse had more adventures than he ever did. Report...

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Bill Doolin and Elmer McCurdy graves.

Grave of Elmer McCurdy the Sideshow Mummy

Once inside the cemetery there's a small sign for Boot Hill. Follow it to your left and to the far side of the cemetery. Elmer and Bill's stones are on either side of a tree. Poor Elmer, all those years being dragged around like a dummy, when in fact he was a deceased man. I can't imagine the smell.

[Rose Howe, 11/14/2019]

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