Life of Lucius, Sam, and Oren Bunton

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This research paper is a biography about Lucius Bunton and his sons, Sam and Oren who lived in Shafter and Marfa, Texas during the late 19th Century and early 20th Century. It tells of their many ranches in West Texas. Walter Gardner wrote this paper for his American History class at Marfa High School in 1965.

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12 p. ; 28 cm.

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Gardner, Walter 1965.

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This research paper is a biography about Lucius Bunton and his sons, Sam and Oren who lived in Shafter and Marfa, Texas during the late 19th Century and early 20th Century. It tells of their many ranches in West Texas. Walter Gardner wrote this paper for his American History class at Marfa High School in 1965.

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12 p. ; 28 cm.

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Gardner, Walter. Life of Lucius, Sam, and Oren Bunton, paper, 1965; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth87677/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.