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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Records, 1885-1887

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1885-1887, in the Southwest Collection, Special Collections Libraries



Descriptive Summary

Creator Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company
Title: Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company Records,
Dates: 1885-1887
Abstract: Records and activities of the Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company in Montana, Nevada, and Indian Territory.
Collection # S 473.1
Quantity: 1 wallet (0.2 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The Company was established in 1885 to deal in cattle sales, breeding and trading, land sales, and in leasing. The principal stockholders were Robert D. Hunter, Albert G. Evans, and Edgar S. Marston. These individuals also acted as the officers of the company. The company was based in Illinois, but handled business in Montana, Nevada, and the Indian Territory. The longevity of the company is unknown.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a ledger book with the minutes of the Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company dating from 1885-1887.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Hunter, Robert D.
Evans, Albert G.
Marston, Edgar S.
Subjects (Organizations)
Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company
Subjects
Ranching--Montana
Ranching--Nevada
Ranching--Oklahoma
Ranches--Southwest, New
Ranches--Montana
Ranches--Nevada
Ranches--Oklahoma

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Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Swenson Land and Cattle Company Records, 1829-1968 and undated
  • Matador Land and Cattle Company Records, 1874-1960 and undated
  • Pitchfork Land and Cattle Company Records, 1837-1976

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hunter and Evans Land and Cattle Company Records, 1885-1887, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Gift, 1978

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, August 2002

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Collection Inventory

 

Records, 1885-1887

othertype
Item 1 Ledger, 1885-1887

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