Cattle Brands of Texas

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This is a research paper written by Russell F. White for an American History Class at Marfa High School on May 4, 1964. It covers the history of cattle branding and has many illustrations of brands in Texas that were used by ranches in Texas, including those of Indians and Mexicans.

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16 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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White, Russell F. May 4, 1964.

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This is a research paper written by Russell F. White for an American History Class at Marfa High School on May 4, 1964. It covers the history of cattle branding and has many illustrations of brands in Texas that were used by ranches in Texas, including those of Indians and Mexicans.

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16 p., 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area, as well as local families and the ghost town of Shafter.

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  • May 4, 1964

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  • May 10, 2010, 2:51 p.m.

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  • May 31, 2010, 1:37 p.m.

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White, Russell F. Cattle Brands of Texas, text, May 4, 1964; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth87650/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.