Bonanza Broadcast between September 1959 and January 1973. Filmed by the National Broadcasting Company at Paramount Studios. Set in Nevada in the 1860’s, Bonanza chronicled the adventures of the Cartwright family who owned a large ranch called The Ponderosa. Ben Cartwright and his three sons, Adam, Hoss, and Joe fought for what was just and decent in a time where lawlessness was common.

The Trail Gang

“The Trail Gang” – Bonanza Season 2 Episode 11 Ben and Hoss hire a new trail gang to take cattle back to Nevada. They also

Day of Reckoning

“Day Of Reckoning” Season 2 Episode 7 After being injured in a fight, Ben is nursed back to health by Matsou and his wife Hatoya.

Bitter Water

“Bitter Water” Season 1 Episode 29 The Cartwrights find themselves involved in a fight over water rights, when the son of one of their neighbors

The Fear Merchants

“The Fear Merchants” Season 1 Episode 20 The Cartwrights are in Virginia City to celebrate the birthday of Jimmy Chang. They soon find out, much

The Stranger

“The Stranger” Season 1 Episode 24 Ben’s past catches up with him, when an inspector from New Orleans arrives in Virginia City. It seems Ben