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  1. Ben J. McKinney Oral Interview / 1963 February 9

    Ben J. McKinney, born in 1883, was a Pioneer cattleman who owned and operated the Ventana Ranch on the Tohono O'Odham Indian Reservation from 1919 to the early 1930's. Interview covers events, personalities, pioneer life and family enterprises. ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-28 08:50

  2. The Robinson Tribe

    Photocopy of biographical material relating chiefly to James Newton Robinson (1882-1934). Includes clippings, photos, genealogical tables, and personal memorabilia, relating to cattle ranch life, friends and relatives, attendance at The University of ...

    castanoe - 2016-08-01 09:02

  3. Records of the Tanque Verde Ranch Company

    The board members of the Tanque Verde Ranch Company were: S. Y. Barkley, Mose Drachman, H. W. Zipf, and Nannie Barkley. The Company bought and sold real estate in Pima County, Arizona. Collection includes a holograph and typescript on printed form. By ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:12

  4. Minute Book of the Isabelle Cattle Company

    Board members: B. J. McKinney, R. E. Fishburn, and S. L. Kingan. Nature of business was buying and selling livestock and real estate in Arizona. Typescript articles of incorporation, minutes of meetings, by-laws, and expense account. Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:17

  5. Financial Records of the San Simon Cattle Company

    Four ledger books (1887-1893, 1897-1898, 1902, 1918-1923) and black and white photographs, of various ranch locations in Cochise County, Arizona, and Hidalgo County, New Mexico. Also includes photos of James Parramore. Included materials: Photographs ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:48

  6. Certificate of Incorporation of the Inter-Ocean Cattle and Mining Company

    The Tucson based company was involved in agriculture, mining, and cattle raising. Collection contains a holograph (original) records of incorporation by Emerson O. Stratton, Volney Elstun, Royal A. Johnson. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:03

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

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