Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1877-1925, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas
Title: Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas Records,
Dates: 1877-1925
Abstract: The Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas records contains a typescript of a minute book documenting the organization's activities.
Collection # S 984.1
Quantity: 1 box (.25 linear foot)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas was founded in Graham, Texas, in February 1877, for the promotion of common interests of stock raisers. Its name changed to Cattle Raisers Association of Texas in 1893 and then to Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association in 1925.


Scope and Content

The Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas Records consists of a typescript of the original minute book that was located in the vault of the Texas Cattle Raisers Association in 1925. The typescript was prepared under the direction of Dr. Curry Holden.

The minute book can be viewed in its entirety in digital format among the Southwest Collection’s Digital Collections.


Organization

The Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas Records are organized by the following series: Minute Book.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


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)
Holden, William Curry, 1896-1993.
Subjects (Organizations)
Cattle Raisers Association of Texas.
Northwest Texas Cattle Raisers Association.
Stock-Raisers Association of Northwestern Texas.
Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association.
Subjects (Places)
Graham (Young County, Tex.)
Subjects
Cattle trade--Texas.
Ranches--Texas.
Ranchers--Texas--Biography.
Cattle--Breeding--Texas--History.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Stock Raisers Association of Northwest Texas Records, 1877-1925, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
n/a

Gift, n/a

Processed by

n/a, undated


Collection Inventory

box folder
1 1 Minute book1877-1925