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The Resource 31 by Lawrence Clayton, [Lawrence Clayton] ; edited by Lou Rodenberger ; with a foreword by David Coffey

31 by Lawrence Clayton, [Lawrence Clayton] ; edited by Lou Rodenberger ; with a foreword by David Coffey

Label
31 by Lawrence Clayton
Title
31 by Lawrence Clayton
Statement of responsibility
[Lawrence Clayton] ; edited by Lou Rodenberger ; with a foreword by David Coffey
Title variation
Thirty-one by Lawrence Clayton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/063
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F392.B842
LC item number
C57 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
31 by Lawrence Clayton, [Lawrence Clayton] ; edited by Lou Rodenberger ; with a foreword by David Coffey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-289) and index
Contents
Introduction: A scholar on horseback : the last gathering / by Lou Rodenberger -- Place as a source of focus : confessions of a regional writer -- The family saga -- Hard times at Griffin, as recalled by J.C. Irwin, Jr. -- A gunslinger confesses--and finally reveals the fate of John G. Irwin after more than 100 years -- The tales -- How Litt Perkins treats hides and makes leather goods -- Litt Perkins : leather worker, storyteller, and singer of songs -- Litt Perkins talks about snakes, skunks, cats, and sheepherders, or, How to spend a pleasant afternoon learning to make a bosal -- George Peacock, a cowboy in the folk tradition -- The Peacock brothers -- George Truett Self : cowboy and bronc rider -- Nig London, Throckmorton County cowman -- Cowboys keep the tradition of branding alive -- Helicopter cowboys -- The importance of collecting histories of Texas ranches -- The Brown Ranch : a family-run operation in Throckmorton County -- Chimney Creek Ranch : an historical account and personal view of a Shackelford County ranching heritage -- The Everett brothers and the Long X Ranch -- J.R. Webb, historian, author, archivist -- "Buckskin" Bowden recalls his frontier adventures with Bad Nell and Billy the Kid -- The return of Allison Dumas's horse -- Russell Young Gilbert, West Texas frontiersman and scout -- The death of Charley Rivers -- Benjamin Franklin Reynolds, Texas pioneer -- The saga of Stone Ranch -- Watkins Reynolds Matthews : rancher and historical preservationist -- The ice man comes to Ft. Griffin : an oral history from the 1930s -- The Fort Griffin fandangle -- A brief guide to some historic sites important to the Clear Fork of the Brazos River culture -- My last Christmas???? -- Biographical sketch of the author -- Appendix: Books by Lawrence Clayton
Control code
49610920
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9781893114326
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002005194
Note
Library's copies 2-3 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
31 by Lawrence Clayton, [Lawrence Clayton] ; edited by Lou Rodenberger ; with a foreword by David Coffey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-289) and index
Contents
Introduction: A scholar on horseback : the last gathering / by Lou Rodenberger -- Place as a source of focus : confessions of a regional writer -- The family saga -- Hard times at Griffin, as recalled by J.C. Irwin, Jr. -- A gunslinger confesses--and finally reveals the fate of John G. Irwin after more than 100 years -- The tales -- How Litt Perkins treats hides and makes leather goods -- Litt Perkins : leather worker, storyteller, and singer of songs -- Litt Perkins talks about snakes, skunks, cats, and sheepherders, or, How to spend a pleasant afternoon learning to make a bosal -- George Peacock, a cowboy in the folk tradition -- The Peacock brothers -- George Truett Self : cowboy and bronc rider -- Nig London, Throckmorton County cowman -- Cowboys keep the tradition of branding alive -- Helicopter cowboys -- The importance of collecting histories of Texas ranches -- The Brown Ranch : a family-run operation in Throckmorton County -- Chimney Creek Ranch : an historical account and personal view of a Shackelford County ranching heritage -- The Everett brothers and the Long X Ranch -- J.R. Webb, historian, author, archivist -- "Buckskin" Bowden recalls his frontier adventures with Bad Nell and Billy the Kid -- The return of Allison Dumas's horse -- Russell Young Gilbert, West Texas frontiersman and scout -- The death of Charley Rivers -- Benjamin Franklin Reynolds, Texas pioneer -- The saga of Stone Ranch -- Watkins Reynolds Matthews : rancher and historical preservationist -- The ice man comes to Ft. Griffin : an oral history from the 1930s -- The Fort Griffin fandangle -- A brief guide to some historic sites important to the Clear Fork of the Brazos River culture -- My last Christmas???? -- Biographical sketch of the author -- Appendix: Books by Lawrence Clayton
Control code
49610920
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9781893114326
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002005194
Note
Library's copies 2-3 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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