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Ranching/Cattle

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  1. Hilton Ranch

    The Hilton Ranch included more than 12,000 acres southeast of Tucson, Arizona. The collection contains a holograph (original) on printed forms. Contains 23 pages listing stock certificates issued between 1909 and 1910. Includes 7 pages of notes on 1965 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 15:03

  2. Cureton Cattle Company

    James White Cureton was a pioneer cattleman in southern New Mexico and Texas. Collection includes business correspondence, financial accounts, and livestock records of cattle operations in New Mexico. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Ranching ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:25

  3. John Payne Papers

    Includes 25 items mainly pertaining to John Payne's ranching operations in Socorro, N.M. The letters, receipts, and legal papers document the buying and selling of cattle and, to a lesser extent, of horses. Also present are brand certificates from ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:58

  4. Papers of Montague Stevens, 1892-1953

    Portfolio containing chiefly correspondence, along with legal documents, bills, and financial records related to Montague Stevens and his ranching operations. Correspondence and telegrams mostly concern problems with his financial backers in England. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:13

  5. Delano and Dwyer Ranch Records

    Three recording books containing livestock branding records and accounts of the operation and maintenance of the ranch in Otero, Colfax County, New Mexico. Volume one, 1877-1883, contains stock accounts of cattle, horses and sheep, with records of brands, ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:54

  6. Transcript of marks and brands of Yolo County (California)

    Log of cattle and horse brands. The 241 entries, on 57 leaves, were originally entered at the Recorder's Office of Yolo County (Calif.), from Oct. 3, 1850 through Aug. 17, 1874. Information recorded includes rancher's name, description and ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:37

  7. Reminiscences of Nancy Melvina Foster

    One holographic manuscript, probably written in 1937. In it, Nancy Melvina Foster recounts her experiences, from 1871-1921, of homesteading in Arizona, farming in California, and life in the mining camps of Arizona and New Mexico. Genealogy sheet enclosed ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 11:14

  8. Riggs Family Papers

    This collection contains materials documenting the Riggs pioneer family history from the time Brannick Riggs married Mary Elizabeth Robbins in Texas in 1856, their first wagon train move to Colorado in 1871, and several years later relocating again to ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-02-09 16:44

  9. Swigart Family Papers

    The Swigart family papers contains correspondence, photographs, and songs and poems pertaining to the Rothrock extended family. The correspondence in this collection is written between the three Swigart sisters, Esther (Rothrock), Rhoda (McCarthy) and ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-04-16 11:43

  10. Dennis D. Hunt papers

    Small collection of correspondence, livestock contracts, Tohono O'odham cattle brand book, and list of Elgin members of a World War II volunteer militia mostly relating to Hunt's work with the Santa Cruz County Fair and Rodeo Association from ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-11-20 11:46

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