A Guide to the Ira Aten Memoirs, 1941
Ira Aten was a Sergeant, Company D, Frontier Battalion, of theTexas Rangers; Sheriff of Castro County; and Director of the Imperial Irrigation District in El Centro, California.
Published as Six and one-half years in the Ranger service: the memoirs of Ira Aten (Bandera, Tex.: Frontier Times, 1945), records include Aten's reminiscences of his service with the Texas Rangers from 1883 to 1889.
Ira Aten Memoirs, 1941, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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