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The Resource Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr

Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr

Label
Black cowboys of Texas
Title
Black cowboys of Texas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F391
LC item number
.B58 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University
Series volume
no. 86
Label
Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-342) and index
Contents
Remembrances: black cowboy life life in Texas / T. Lindsay Baker -- Peter Martin: a stockraiser of the Republic period / Michael Rugeley Moore -- Robert Lemmons: a black Texan mustanger / Allan O. Kownslar -- Henrietta Williams Foster, "Aunt Rittie": a cowgirl of the Texas coastal bend / Louise S. O'Connor -- Johanna July: a horse-breaking woman / Jim Coffey -- Edward "Sancho" Mozique: a Buffalo Soldier turns cowboy / Ken Pollard and Vicki J. Hagen -- Ben Kinchlow: a trail driver on the Chisholm Trail / John H. Fuller -- Neptune Holmes: alifetime of loyalty / Kitty Henderson and Charlie Woodson -- George McDow: a black cowboy / Ira V. Lott -- Bose Ikard: splendid behavior / Bruce M. Shackelford -- James Kelly: the ebony gun / James Smallwood -- Bill "Tige" Avery: "Rare back there, boy, rare back" / Lawrence Clayton -- George Adams: a cowboy all his life / Kenneth W. Howell -- Charley Willis: a singing cowboy / Jim Chilcote -- Daniel Webster Wallace: a west Texas cattleman / Joyce Gibson Roach -- Addison Jones: "The most noted Negro cowboy that ever 'topped off' a horse" / Michael N. Searles -- Jim Perry: XIT hand / Ron W. Wilhelm -- Mathew "Bones" Hooks: a pioneer of honor / Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm -- Louis Power: a hero's hero / Louise S. O'Connor -- The Paynes of Texas: black Seminole cowboys of the Big Bend / Marilyn Dell Brady -- Richard "Bubba" Walker: best cowhand Wilson County ever had / Lee N. Coffee, Jr. -- Troy John Williams: the tennis shoe cowboy / C.A. "Tony" Sherman -- A.J. Walker: cowboy and rodeo organizer / Alan Govenar -- Mack Williams, Sr.: nobody's fool / Anthony P. Griffin
Control code
42842347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 361 p.
Isbn
9780890969342
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99055339
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Editor's inscribed presentation copy to Joyce [Roach], March 3, 2000. Signed by Alwyn Barr, Joyce Gibson Roach, and many of the contributors. Items laid in: TLS (found between p. 146-147) on West Texas Historical Association stationery from J'Nell L. Pate, Book Review Editor, to Joyce Gibson Roach with handwritten notes (front and back), August 6, 2001 (1 sheet); handwritten notes (found between p. 74-75) on back of Black History Month : Panel Discussion outline printout (1 sheet); printout of email from Jennifer Nielsen sent to Joyce Gibson Roach. Sarah Massey, and others, February 11, 2003 (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)42842347
Label
Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-342) and index
Contents
Remembrances: black cowboy life life in Texas / T. Lindsay Baker -- Peter Martin: a stockraiser of the Republic period / Michael Rugeley Moore -- Robert Lemmons: a black Texan mustanger / Allan O. Kownslar -- Henrietta Williams Foster, "Aunt Rittie": a cowgirl of the Texas coastal bend / Louise S. O'Connor -- Johanna July: a horse-breaking woman / Jim Coffey -- Edward "Sancho" Mozique: a Buffalo Soldier turns cowboy / Ken Pollard and Vicki J. Hagen -- Ben Kinchlow: a trail driver on the Chisholm Trail / John H. Fuller -- Neptune Holmes: alifetime of loyalty / Kitty Henderson and Charlie Woodson -- George McDow: a black cowboy / Ira V. Lott -- Bose Ikard: splendid behavior / Bruce M. Shackelford -- James Kelly: the ebony gun / James Smallwood -- Bill "Tige" Avery: "Rare back there, boy, rare back" / Lawrence Clayton -- George Adams: a cowboy all his life / Kenneth W. Howell -- Charley Willis: a singing cowboy / Jim Chilcote -- Daniel Webster Wallace: a west Texas cattleman / Joyce Gibson Roach -- Addison Jones: "The most noted Negro cowboy that ever 'topped off' a horse" / Michael N. Searles -- Jim Perry: XIT hand / Ron W. Wilhelm -- Mathew "Bones" Hooks: a pioneer of honor / Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm -- Louis Power: a hero's hero / Louise S. O'Connor -- The Paynes of Texas: black Seminole cowboys of the Big Bend / Marilyn Dell Brady -- Richard "Bubba" Walker: best cowhand Wilson County ever had / Lee N. Coffee, Jr. -- Troy John Williams: the tennis shoe cowboy / C.A. "Tony" Sherman -- A.J. Walker: cowboy and rodeo organizer / Alan Govenar -- Mack Williams, Sr.: nobody's fool / Anthony P. Griffin
Control code
42842347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 361 p.
Isbn
9780890969342
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99055339
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Editor's inscribed presentation copy to Joyce [Roach], March 3, 2000. Signed by Alwyn Barr, Joyce Gibson Roach, and many of the contributors. Items laid in: TLS (found between p. 146-147) on West Texas Historical Association stationery from J'Nell L. Pate, Book Review Editor, to Joyce Gibson Roach with handwritten notes (front and back), August 6, 2001 (1 sheet); handwritten notes (found between p. 74-75) on back of Black History Month : Panel Discussion outline printout (1 sheet); printout of email from Jennifer Nielsen sent to Joyce Gibson Roach. Sarah Massey, and others, February 11, 2003 (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)42842347

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