Books by Mike Cox

Historic Photos of Texas Lawmen

Historic Photos of Texas Lawmen

Mike Cox

The history of law enforcement in the Lone Star State goes back well before photography, dating to Texas’s days as part of the Spanish empire. After that Texas became a province of Mexico and...

Historic Photos of Heroes of the Old West

Historic Photos of Heroes of the Old West

Mike Cox

No story in United States history is more compelling than the exploration and settlement of the American West, and the tales of those who blazed the trails will forever enthrall Americans yet unborn....

Remembering Texas Lawmen

Remembering Texas Lawmen

Mike Cox

The history of law enforcement in the Lone Star State goes back well before photography, dating to Texas’ days as part of the Spanish empire. After that Texas became a province of Mexico and for...

Historic Photos of Texas Oil

Historic Photos of Texas Oil

Mike Cox

On January 10, 1901, near Beaumont, Texas, an unremarkable knoll of earth the world would soon call Spindletop shot a geyser of oil a hundred feet into the air, confirming the belief of Pattillo...