Frontier Doctor DVD Region 1 Us Import Ntsc
At each step in the march westward on the American frontier pioneers fought a cunning and ubiquitous enemy--disease and epidemics. There were wounds from knives and guns and no hospitals. To survive in the 18th and 19th centuries you had to find a doctor--or someone calling himself one. Meet the last defense against death in the wilderness.
Rex Allen stars as mild-mannered Doc Baxter in this dramatic TV series of the early twentieth century American west. The bustling town of Rising Springs, Arizona is at the crossroads of an army outpost, vast cattle ranges and the railroad. When not tending to the illnesses and injuries suffered by homesteaders on the rugged frontier, Doc Baxter's life is complicated by crime and murder in the last days of the wild west.