The Resource Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr

Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr

Label
Black cowboys of Texas
Title
Black cowboys of Texas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early days of Texas, the work of the cowhand was essential and his story is well known. However, the story of the African American cowhand has been omitted from most history books
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F391
LC item number
.B58 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Massey, Sara R
Series statement
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University
Series volume
no. 86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American cowboys
  • African American cowboys
  • Ranch life
  • Cattle trade
  • Texas
  • Texas
Label
Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Louise S. O'Connor
  • Johanna July: a horse-breaking woman
  • Jim Coffey
  • Edward "Sancho" Mozique: a Buffalo Soldier turns cowboy
  • Ken Pollard and Vicki J. Hagen
  • Part 2: Cowboys of the cattle drives.
  • Ben Kinchlow: a trail driver on the Chisholm Trail
  • John H. Fuller
  • Neptune Holmes: alifetime of loyalty
  • Kitty Henderson and Charlie Woodson
  • Part 1: The early cowboys.
  • George McDow: a black cowboy
  • Ira V. Lott
  • Bose Ikard: splendid behavior
  • Bruce M. Shackelford
  • James Kelly: the ebony gun
  • James Smallwood
  • Bill "Tige" Avery: "Rare back there, boy, rare back"
  • Lawrence Clayton
  • George Adams: a cowboy all his life
  • Kenneth W. Howell
  • Remembrances: black cowboy life life in Texas
  • Charley Willis: a singing cowboy
  • Jim Chilcote
  • Daniel Webster Wallace: a west Texas cattleman
  • Joyce Gibson Roach
  • Addison Jones: "The most noted Negro cowboy that ever 'topped off' a horse"
  • Michael N. Searles
  • Jim Perry: XIT hand
  • Ron W. Wilhelm
  • Part 3: Twentieth-century cowboys.
  • Mathew "Bones" Hooks: a pioneer of honor
  • T. Lindsay Baker
  • Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm
  • Louis Power: a hero's hero
  • Louise S. O'Connor
  • The Paynes of Texas: black Seminole cowboys of the Big Bend
  • Marilyn Dell Brady
  • Richard "Bubba" Walker: best cowhand Wilson County ever had
  • Lee N. Coffee, Jr.
  • Troy John Williams: the tennis shoe cowboy
  • C.A. "Tony" Sherman
  • A.J. Walker: cowboy and rodeo organizer
  • Peter Martin: a stockraiser of the Republic period
  • Alan Govenar
  • Mack Williams, Sr.: nobody's fool
  • Anthony P. Griffin
  • Michael Rugeley Moore
  • Robert Lemmons: a black Texan mustanger
  • Allan O. Kownslar
  • Henrietta Williams Foster, "Aunt Rittie": a cowgirl of the Texas coastal bend
Control code
ocm42842347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 361 pages
Isbn
9780890969342
Lccn
99055339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 553124
Label
Black cowboys of Texas, edited by Sara R. Massey ; introduction by Alwyn Barr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-342) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Louise S. O'Connor
  • Johanna July: a horse-breaking woman
  • Jim Coffey
  • Edward "Sancho" Mozique: a Buffalo Soldier turns cowboy
  • Ken Pollard and Vicki J. Hagen
  • Part 2: Cowboys of the cattle drives.
  • Ben Kinchlow: a trail driver on the Chisholm Trail
  • John H. Fuller
  • Neptune Holmes: alifetime of loyalty
  • Kitty Henderson and Charlie Woodson
  • Part 1: The early cowboys.
  • George McDow: a black cowboy
  • Ira V. Lott
  • Bose Ikard: splendid behavior
  • Bruce M. Shackelford
  • James Kelly: the ebony gun
  • James Smallwood
  • Bill "Tige" Avery: "Rare back there, boy, rare back"
  • Lawrence Clayton
  • George Adams: a cowboy all his life
  • Kenneth W. Howell
  • Remembrances: black cowboy life life in Texas
  • Charley Willis: a singing cowboy
  • Jim Chilcote
  • Daniel Webster Wallace: a west Texas cattleman
  • Joyce Gibson Roach
  • Addison Jones: "The most noted Negro cowboy that ever 'topped off' a horse"
  • Michael N. Searles
  • Jim Perry: XIT hand
  • Ron W. Wilhelm
  • Part 3: Twentieth-century cowboys.
  • Mathew "Bones" Hooks: a pioneer of honor
  • T. Lindsay Baker
  • Ana Carolina Castillo Crimm
  • Louis Power: a hero's hero
  • Louise S. O'Connor
  • The Paynes of Texas: black Seminole cowboys of the Big Bend
  • Marilyn Dell Brady
  • Richard "Bubba" Walker: best cowhand Wilson County ever had
  • Lee N. Coffee, Jr.
  • Troy John Williams: the tennis shoe cowboy
  • C.A. "Tony" Sherman
  • A.J. Walker: cowboy and rodeo organizer
  • Peter Martin: a stockraiser of the Republic period
  • Alan Govenar
  • Mack Williams, Sr.: nobody's fool
  • Anthony P. Griffin
  • Michael Rugeley Moore
  • Robert Lemmons: a black Texan mustanger
  • Allan O. Kownslar
  • Henrietta Williams Foster, "Aunt Rittie": a cowgirl of the Texas coastal bend
Control code
ocm42842347
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 361 pages
Isbn
9780890969342
Lccn
99055339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 553124

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