A vaquero of the brush country / by J. Frank Dobie, partly from the reminiscences of John Young; illustrated by Justin C. Gruelle.

Title
A vaquero of the brush country / by J. Frank Dobie, partly from the reminiscences of John Young; illustrated by Justin C. Gruelle.
Author
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964
Publication
Dallas, Tex. : The Southwest Press, 1929.

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Additional Authors
Young, John Duncan, 1856-
Description
xv, 314 p. col. front., illus., facsim.; 25 cm.
Genre/Form
History
Note
  • Maps on lining-papers.
Bibliography (note)
  • "Bibliography of sources used in the preparation of chapter v": p. 299-301.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
The making of a vaquero -- The mossy horns -- For their hides and tallow -- The razorbacks -- The bloody border -- If not law--then order -- Up the Chisholm Trail -- Bringing in the strays -- Dodging Comanches and hunting water -- Establishing a ranch on the plains -- From hell to breakfast -- Billy the Kid interpreted -- Many trails -- When the brush popped -- Brush country -- The big steal and the break-up -- The Brasaderos -- Mustangs -- The bandana and other belongings -- The man with the iron hand -- Trans-Pecos.
LCCN
^^^29027914^
OCLC
1377067
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library