Hunting Black Bear and Mountain Lions in the Davis Mountains in the 1940s Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Hunting Black Bear and Mountain Lions in the Davis Mountains in the 1940s

Creator

  • Author: Grubb, George E., Sr.
    Creator Type: Personal

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Autobiographical paper by George E. Grubb, Sr. telling stories of bear and mountain lion hunts he participated in as a young man in the Davis Mountains. They used bloodhounds as hunting dogs to help them track bears for ranchers all around the area. Sometimes bear cubs were caught and kept as pets. Sometimes the men killed their prey but most of the time the animals got away.
  • Physical Description: 23 p. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Named Person: Grubb, Otis
  • Keyword: bloodhounds
  • Keyword: hunting
  • Keyword: bears
  • Keyword: mountain lions
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Domestic Animals - Sheep
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Ranching
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Pets - Dogs
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Mountains

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: 1928
  • End Date: 1948

Collection

  • Name: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert
    Code: MDID

Institution

  • Name: Marfa Public Library
    Code: MRPL

Resource Type

  • Text

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1964.15_04
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth87839

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Plustek Opticbook 3600