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Cowboy life on the Llano Estacado.

Vivian H. Whitlock

Cowboy life on the Llano Estacado.

by Vivian H. Whitlock

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Llano Estacado.,
  • New Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Cowboys -- Llano Estacado.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF596 .W564
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 278 p.
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5684920M
      ISBN 100806108746
      LC Control Number69016724
      OCLC/WorldCa124171

      Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado. By V. H. Whitlock. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, Pp. xviii + Illustra-tions, index. $) An often overlooked period in southwestern ranch life, the years around the turn of the century, receives merited attention in the reminiscences of Vivian H. Whitlock, who died in at the age of. A zany interactive book about rambunctious cowboy E.B. Elephant and his trusty sidekick Eek M. Mouse who explore the wild terrain of their own backyard. Full color. Title: Backyard Cowboy, A Pop-Up Book. Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado. By: Whilock, V. H. (Ol' Waddy) Price: $

      "Death on the Lonely Llano Estacado has many qualities that can be compared to a Zane Gray novel. The story of farmers fighting the odds to live on the unsettled Plains. Ranchers opposing the 'sod busters' at every turn. Gun fights that made the West wild. But it's all true and documented." Yet this book is more than a history of the Landmark. Carlson places this significant national archaeological site in broad perspective, connecting it to geology and history in the larger upper Brazos River drainage system and, by extension, the central Llano s: 1.

      Englishman Frank Collinson went to Texas in at age seventeen to work on a ranch. He lived the rest of his life in the southwestern United States, and at age seventy-nine he began writing articles for Ranch Romances about the Old West he knew and loved. In Life in the Saddle, Mary Whatley Clarke has arranged his published articles, his letters, and transcriptions of his conversations. Llano Estacado. Ranch life. Cowboys. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items These formed the basis for the book Lane of the Llano (). In this work Cook related his alleged birth in Llano County in , his capture by Comanches as a boy, his wanderings with the tribe and marriage to the chief's daughter White Swan, his role as.


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Cowboy life on the Llano Estacado by Vivian H. Whitlock Download PDF EPUB FB2

Authentic tales of cowboy life on the southwestern frontier. InVivian H. Whitlock went with his brother and widowed mother to live with his uncle, George Causey, a buffalo hunter turned rancher, at his ranch on the Llano Estacado (Staked Plains) in New Mexico/5(4). Authentic tales of cowboy life on the southwestern frontier.

InVivian H. Whitlock went with his brother and widowed mother to live with his uncle, George Causey, a buffalo hunter turned rancher, at his ranch on the Llano Estacado (Staked Plains) in New Mexico.

InVivian H. Whitlock went with his brother and widowed mother to live with his uncle, George Causey, a buffalo hunter turned rancher, at his ranch on the Llano Estacado (Staked Plains) in New Mexico.

Here Whitlock describes--vividly, realistically, and with humor--what life was like on those vast, desolate plains at the turn of the century. Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado by V. Whitlock and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado by Whitlock, Vivian H - AbeBooks.

Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado. Title: Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado. Author: Whitlock, V.H. First Edition. Octavo [ cm] Mustard cloth with the title on the backstrip.

Both the book and jacket are better than very good. Cowboy life on the Llano Estacado by Vivian H. Whitlock,University of Oklahoma Press edition, in English - [1st ed.]Pages: out of 5 stars Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado/V.H. Whitlock Reviewed in the United States on December 2, Subject - Thomas L.

"George" Causey - of this book is my first cousin twice removed/5. out of 5 stars Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado/V.H. Whitlock. December 2, Format: Hardcover This book is especially precious to me as it gives me a history I would not otherwise have of a branch of the Causey family as some of them started leaving their homes in central Illinois after /5.

The Llano Estacado (Spanish: [ˈʝano estaˈkaðo]), commonly known as the Staked Plains, is a region in the Southwestern United States that encompasses parts of eastern New Mexico and northwestern of the largest mesas or tablelands on the North American continent, the elevation rises from 3, feet ( m) in the southeast to over 5, feet (1, m) in the northwest, sloping.

Cattle ranching is an important part of the heritage of the American West, yet few archaeological studies focus on this industry.

Many aspects of ranching-related work are ephemeral, leaving on the landscape only small traces of these past activities. Survey on an historical ranch (established ) along the eastern escarpment of the Llano Estacado has identified a short-term cowboy.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages illustrations, portraits 24 cm: Contents: Following the buffalo herds --Sod house camp on the yellow houses --The buffalo hunter turns rancher --The ranch house, the bunkhouse, and the store --Old Jeff --Christmas at the ranch --A train trip to the Indian nation --The view from the bank of the water tank.

Authentic tales of cowboy life on the southwestern frontier InVivian H. Whitlock went with his brother and widowed mother to live Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: University of Oklahoma Press.

Title: Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado Author Name: Whilock, V. (Ol' Waddy) Categories: History, Biography & Memoir, Book, Edition: First Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Near Fine Jacket Condition: very good + Jacket Seller ID:   One of my favorite books on the early days of West Texas is Vivian H.

Whitlock’s “Cowboy Life on the Llano Estacado.” Published by University of Oklahoma Press () Cowboy Life is. Cowboy life on the Llano Estacado by Vivian H. Whitlock; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Frontier and pioneer life, Cowboys; Places: Llano Estacado, New Mexico. Llano Estacado, also called Staked Plains, portion of the High Plains of the United States, along the Texas–New Mexico covers an area of ab square miles (78, square km) and is bounded by the Canadian River valley (north), the “break of the plains” (east), the Edwards Plateau (south), and the Mescalero Ridge overlooking the Pecos River (west).

The Llano Estacado is part of the High Plains, straddling the Texas - New Mexico border between Interstate 40 on the north and Interstate 20 on the south, or, roughly, between Amarillo and Midland-Odessa, Texas.

It is bounded on the west by the Pecos valley, and on. Founded in on the Texas High Plains near Lubbock, Llano Estacado Winery has a storied history. The company has been making great wines for more than three decades.

They called Garrison Brothers in and asked if they would consider a collaboration and the distillery jumped at the chance. LLANO Llano Estacado, commonly known as the Staked Plains but perhaps more accurately interpreted as the "palisaded" plains in geological terms, is the southern extension of the High Plains of North America and lies south of the Canadian River in.

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