The old-time cowhand. Illustrated by Nick Eggenhofer.


New York, Macmillan, 1961.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
American
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
F596 .A33 Off-site
Request
Marymount
Marymount Main stacks
F596 .A216 1961 Available Request
Subjects Cowboys -- West (U.S.)
Cowboys.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)
Frontier and pioneer life.
Manners and customs.
Ranch life -- West (U.S.)
Ranch life.
United States, West.
West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs.
Description 354 p. illus. 25 cm.
Contents The cowhand. The old-time cowhand -- Book learnin' -- Augurin' -- Airin' the lungs -- Singin' to 'em -- Cowboy humor -- The cowman's religion -- The cowman's code of ethics -- Bosses and reps -- Slickin' up -- Cowboy riggin' : chaps and war bonnets -- Cowboy riggin' : boots and spurs -- Cowboy riggin' : slickers, the wipes, and bedrolls -- Hoss jewelry : saddles -- Hoss jewelry : bridles, bits, and hackamores -- Ropes -- Hobbles and stake ropes -- The remuda -- The wrangler -- Cow critters -- Swingin' a wide loop -- Ridin' the high lines -- Flannelmouths -- On the prod -- At work. Ridin' the range : ridin' line and ridin' fence -- Ridin' the range : ridin' bog, ridin' the mills, and ridin' the brush -- Blizzards and droughts -- Prairie fires -- Ropers and ropin' -- Platin' the ponies -- The roundup -- Brands and ear-marks -- Burnin' and bootin' 'em -- On the trail -- Stampedes -- Ridin' the roughstring -- At play. Ridin' the shows -- Cowboy pranks -- Bendin' an elbow -- Chips that pass in the night -- Range calico -- Shakin' a hoof.
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm01071590
(OCoLC)1071590
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