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The Resource Cattle kings of the Staked Plains, George A. Wallis

Cattle kings of the Staked Plains, George A. Wallis

Label
Cattle kings of the Staked Plains
Title
Cattle kings of the Staked Plains
Statement of responsibility
George A. Wallis
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now, because of the continuing interest in this fine, authentic book about the Old West, the author has done a thorough rewriting and bringing the material up to date. The Staked Plains was called by the Spaniards Llano Estacado. It is one of the vastest and most productive cattle areas of the United States--western and northern Texas and eastern New Mexico
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TOL
Dewey number
976.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Cattle kings of the Staked Plains, George A. Wallis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Map on endpapers
Contents
Charles Goodnight and the JA Ranch -- The farewells of the XIT -- Old Tascosa -- John S. Chisum and his Jingle Bobs -- William H. Bonney, alias Billy the Kid -- C.C. Slaughter's long S -- Jake McClure--champion roper -- Major George W. Littlefield and the yellow house -- Cattlemen of the Spur outfit -- An interview with W.L. Hyatt of the 22 outfit -- Isaac L. Elwood and the spade -- Troy Fort and Old Baldy -- John T. McElroy at the foot of the Plains -- Contest for the Roosevelt trophy -- Roughriders of the Staked Plains -- Claude Jeffers and "high power" -- Campbell and MacKenzie of the Matador
Control code
951784
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd, rev. ed.
Extent
164 pages
Lccn
65016524
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Item laid in: Review copy notice (1 slip). With dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)951784
Label
Cattle kings of the Staked Plains, George A. Wallis
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Map on endpapers
Contents
Charles Goodnight and the JA Ranch -- The farewells of the XIT -- Old Tascosa -- John S. Chisum and his Jingle Bobs -- William H. Bonney, alias Billy the Kid -- C.C. Slaughter's long S -- Jake McClure--champion roper -- Major George W. Littlefield and the yellow house -- Cattlemen of the Spur outfit -- An interview with W.L. Hyatt of the 22 outfit -- Isaac L. Elwood and the spade -- Troy Fort and Old Baldy -- John T. McElroy at the foot of the Plains -- Contest for the Roosevelt trophy -- Roughriders of the Staked Plains -- Claude Jeffers and "high power" -- Campbell and MacKenzie of the Matador
Control code
951784
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd, rev. ed.
Extent
164 pages
Lccn
65016524
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Item laid in: Review copy notice (1 slip). With dust jacket.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)951784

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