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Charles Goodnight, cowman & plainsman, J. Evetts Haley ; with illustrations by Harold Bugbee

Label
Charles Goodnight, cowman & plainsman
Title
Charles Goodnight, cowman & plainsman
Statement of responsibility
J. Evetts Haley ; with illustrations by Harold Bugbee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Texas cowboy who was one of the first permanent settlers of the Panhandle, developed the chuck wagon and the sidesaddle, and experimented with plants and animals
Dewey number
923.973
Index
index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.G66 1949
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Charles Goodnight, cowman & plainsman, J. Evetts Haley ; with illustrations by Harold Bugbee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-472) and index
Contents
Cowboyhood on the Texas Border -- Early Years on the Keechi Range -- The Making of a Scout -- Minute Men of Texas -- Scouting under Obenchain -- Ranging the Open Country -- Cheap Cattle and High Honor -- Blazing the Goodnight Trail -- Adventures of the Trail -- The Pecos : "Graveyeard of the Cowman's Hopes" -- The Comanchero Trade -- The Goodnight and Loving Trail -- Trail Troubles -- Worthies of the Trail -- Managing a Trail Herd -- The Range in Southern Colorado -- The Home Ranch of the Panhandle -- Founding the JA -- Growth of the JA -- Fighting for Order -- The Panhandle Stock Association -- The Lease Fight -- JA Longhorns -- Lore of the Range -- At the End of the Goodnight Trail
Control code
1207778
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xiii, 485 p.
Isbn
9780806114538
Lccn
50005069
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Acquired as a gift. Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Marc Simmons, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-098). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Dr. Marc Simmons. Inscribed by Veryl Goodnight to Marc Simmons. Items laid in: State Historical Marker text, handwritten, titled Goodnight Trail / prepared by Marc Simmons (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Charles Goodnight, cowman & plainsman, J. Evetts Haley ; with illustrations by Harold Bugbee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [467]-472) and index
Contents
Cowboyhood on the Texas Border -- Early Years on the Keechi Range -- The Making of a Scout -- Minute Men of Texas -- Scouting under Obenchain -- Ranging the Open Country -- Cheap Cattle and High Honor -- Blazing the Goodnight Trail -- Adventures of the Trail -- The Pecos : "Graveyeard of the Cowman's Hopes" -- The Comanchero Trade -- The Goodnight and Loving Trail -- Trail Troubles -- Worthies of the Trail -- Managing a Trail Herd -- The Range in Southern Colorado -- The Home Ranch of the Panhandle -- Founding the JA -- Growth of the JA -- Fighting for Order -- The Panhandle Stock Association -- The Lease Fight -- JA Longhorns -- Lore of the Range -- At the End of the Goodnight Trail
Control code
1207778
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xiii, 485 p.
Isbn
9780806114538
Lccn
50005069
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Acquired as a gift. Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Marc Simmons, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-098). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Dr. Marc Simmons. Inscribed by Veryl Goodnight to Marc Simmons. Items laid in: State Historical Marker text, handwritten, titled Goodnight Trail / prepared by Marc Simmons (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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