John CampbellPlayed by Jake Weber


A former Brigadier General for the Union Army, John Campbell spearheaded the reconstruction campaign in the South on behalf of the Radical Republicans. He was removed from his post in Atlanta due to his extreme and violent tendencies, and appointed provisional governor of Wyoming by Ulysses S. Grant. Campbell arrives in Cheyenne in the wake of personal and political failure, determined to civilize the West and seize control of the city from railroad mogul Thomas Durant