The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 94, July 1990 - April, 1991

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 94, July 1990 - April, 1991

Date: 1991
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 663.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Investigations into the Nature, Causation, and Prevention of Texas or Southern Cattle Fever

Investigations into the Nature, Causation, and Prevention of Texas or Southern Cattle Fever

Date: 1893
Creator: Smith, Theobold
Description: This book serves as "a report on the nature, causation, and prevention of Texas cattle fever" (p. 9) or the infection of cattle by ticks. It includes statistical tables and illustrations of red blood corpuscles infected by ticks. Index begins on page 297.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Mr. and Mrs. Gail Dudley

Mr. and Mrs. Gail Dudley

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Gail Dudley and his wife.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
[Letter from  from Charles Moore to Henry Moore, March 8, 1870]

[Letter from from Charles Moore to Henry Moore, March 8, 1870]

Date: March 8, 1870
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Letter from Charles Moore to Henry Moore discussing farm topics, deaths, shootings, and family illnesses. Includes a transcribed advertisement for boilers.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Men Branding Calf

Men Branding Calf

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of four men, 3 unknown and Darden Walker branding a calf. Two men sit on the ground holding down the calf as one brands the calf and another stands and holds a pole as he aids in the process. The calf is lying on its side and smoke from the brand is still rising from its hide. All four men are wearing stripped long sleeved shirts and cowboy hats with boots. More cattle roam in the mid ground within a fenced in are. In the background is house that sits atop a hill. This is a ranch near Midland Texas.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Transcript of Letter from Charles Moore to Henry Moore, March 8, 1870]

[Transcript of Letter from Charles Moore to Henry Moore, March 8, 1870]

Date: March 8, 1870
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Henry Moore discussing farm topics, deaths, shootings, and family illnesses. Includes a transcribed advertisement for boilers.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Railway Cattle-Gate.

Railway Cattle-Gate.

Date: August 17, 1897
Creator: Westmoreland, Joseph M. & Strange, Benjamin
Description: Patent for a gate that automatically opens when cattle are crossing and closes afterward, so that the track is unobstructed for trains. Includes instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Railroad Stock-Guard.

Railroad Stock-Guard.

Date: October 6, 1891
Creator: Bridges, William J.
Description: Patent for "a guard which will effectually prevent cattle from entering adjoining fields to which ingress is afforded by means of a railroad traversing them and to provide means for preventing the guards being injured by trains passing over the road," (lines 11-16) with instructions and illustrations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Longhorn Cattle in Corral]

[Longhorn Cattle in Corral]

Date: [1972-09-07..1972-09-10]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of longhorn cattle in a corral sponsored by the Texas Longhorn Breeder's Association of America, at the Texas Folklife Festival. Three longhorns are visible in the corral. The first, in the foreground, is black with white spots and has horns that curve backward. Behind him is a brown and gray longhorn, and a brown and white one in the very back. The corral is sectioned off on the right by an old ranch fence with stacked wooden logs, and on the left, with a tall chain-link fence.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
El Rancho in South Texas: Continuity and Change From 1750

El Rancho in South Texas: Continuity and Change From 1750

Date: 1994
Creator: Graham, Joe S.
Description: This book discusses the history of ranching in South Texas, illustrated with photographs that were part of "the first major exhibit to examine the private cattle ranch in South Texas, held in 1994 in the John E. Connor Museum in Kingsville, Texas" (p. ix). Index starts on page 117.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
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