University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Ira Aten Memoirs, 1941



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Aten, Ira
Title: Ira Aten Memoirs
Dates: 1941
Abstract: Aten's reminiscences of his service with the Texas Rangers from 1883 to 1889. Published as Six and one-half years in the Ranger service: the memoirs of Ira Aten (Bandera, Tex.: Frontier Times, 1945).
Accession No.: OCLC number 23284890
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

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.


Scope and Contents

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.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Aten, Ira, 1862-1953--Archives.
Texas Rangers.--History--Sources.
Frontier and pioneer life--Texas--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ira Aten Memoirs, 1941, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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3J224 Memoirs, 1941