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The Resource A ranchman's recollections : an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded, by Frank S. Hastings

A ranchman's recollections : an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded, by Frank S. Hastings

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A ranchman's recollections : an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded
Title
A ranchman's recollections
Title remainder
an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded
Statement of responsibility
by Frank S. Hastings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF196.U5
LC item number
H3 1921
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A ranchman's recollections : an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded, by Frank S. Hastings
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The early days -- Early packing and refrigeration -- "The story of the Herefords" -- More about Herefords and men -- "Billy" Cummings: An all-round cattleman -- The late Marcus Daly -- "The Embalmed Beef Scandal" -- The "baby" beef idea -- Some journalists I have known -- Kirk B. Armour as I knew him -- Brahmin cattle: Culling a range herd -- Some western characteristics -- Some cowboy characteristics -- Cattle weight comparisons;ticks -- Some packers I have known -- The long trail -- Texas cow ponies and stud horse luck -- The storm: A "Mage" story -- Some humble western characters -- Grubb, the potato king -- Refridgeration and by-products -- Advertising: Parting remarks -- The lost child -- Old gran'pa: a "Mage" story -- The speckled yearlin'
Control code
2396532
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 235 p.
Lccn
21021878
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): From the library of Claude Elliott, gift of Emma Edwin Elliott.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). ANS from [F.G.'s son] to Frank Grimes, Abilene, Texas (1 sheet attached to front free endpaper). Fragile condition. Clothbound. In container.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
A ranchman's recollections : an autobiography in which unfamiliar facts bearing upon the origin of the cattle industry in the Southwest and of the American packing business are stated, and characteristic incidents recorded, by Frank S. Hastings
Publication
Contents
The early days -- Early packing and refrigeration -- "The story of the Herefords" -- More about Herefords and men -- "Billy" Cummings: An all-round cattleman -- The late Marcus Daly -- "The Embalmed Beef Scandal" -- The "baby" beef idea -- Some journalists I have known -- Kirk B. Armour as I knew him -- Brahmin cattle: Culling a range herd -- Some western characteristics -- Some cowboy characteristics -- Cattle weight comparisons;ticks -- Some packers I have known -- The long trail -- Texas cow ponies and stud horse luck -- The storm: A "Mage" story -- Some humble western characters -- Grubb, the potato king -- Refridgeration and by-products -- Advertising: Parting remarks -- The lost child -- Old gran'pa: a "Mage" story -- The speckled yearlin'
Control code
2396532
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 235 p.
Lccn
21021878
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): From the library of Claude Elliott, gift of Emma Edwin Elliott.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). ANS from [F.G.'s son] to Frank Grimes, Abilene, Texas (1 sheet attached to front free endpaper). Fragile condition. Clothbound. In container.
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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