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A Texas Ranger and frontiersman : the days of Buck Barry in Texas, 1845-1906, edited by James K. Greer

Label
A Texas Ranger and frontiersman : the days of Buck Barry in Texas, 1845-1906
Title
A Texas Ranger and frontiersman
Title remainder
the days of Buck Barry in Texas, 1845-1906
Statement of responsibility
edited by James K. Greer
Title variation
Buck Barry, Texas Ranger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F391
LC item number
.B385 1932
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A Texas Ranger and frontiersman : the days of Buck Barry in Texas, 1845-1906, edited by James K. Greer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My youth in North Carolina -- "Gone to Texas!" travel across the Lone Star Republic -- I enlist with Hays' Texas Rangers -- With the Texas Rangers to the Mexican War -- Permanent settler : panther, bear, and deer hunts along the Trinity -- Some experience as sheriff of Navarro County -- Daily life of a Texas settler in the 'fifties -- Stock farming and Indian attacks -- "The reservation war" -- Trailing horse thieves -- The opening of the Civil War and the northwestern Texas frontier -- Scouting with the Texas Mounted Rifles -- The Texas Frontier Regiment versus Comanches -- Those Tonkawas -- A transfer and an Indian invasion -- The Dove Creek fight -- Last scouting : the end of the Civil War -- Reconstruction and the later years
Control code
2593553
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 254 p., [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
32016212
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-064). Editor's ms. notation, p. xi.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With covered glassine dust jacket.
Other physical details
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Label
A Texas Ranger and frontiersman : the days of Buck Barry in Texas, 1845-1906, edited by James K. Greer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
My youth in North Carolina -- "Gone to Texas!" travel across the Lone Star Republic -- I enlist with Hays' Texas Rangers -- With the Texas Rangers to the Mexican War -- Permanent settler : panther, bear, and deer hunts along the Trinity -- Some experience as sheriff of Navarro County -- Daily life of a Texas settler in the 'fifties -- Stock farming and Indian attacks -- "The reservation war" -- Trailing horse thieves -- The opening of the Civil War and the northwestern Texas frontier -- Scouting with the Texas Mounted Rifles -- The Texas Frontier Regiment versus Comanches -- Those Tonkawas -- A transfer and an Indian invasion -- The Dove Creek fight -- Last scouting : the end of the Civil War -- Reconstruction and the later years
Control code
2593553
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 254 p., [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
32016212
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of James K. Greer, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-064). Editor's ms. notation, p. xi.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). With covered glassine dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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