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A Guide to the Carl Peters Benedict Reminiscences, 1933
Recollections by Benedict (b. 1874) of his 1894 experience as a cowboy on the 8 Ranch in the Panhandle area of Texas include descriptions of cattle ranches and businesses, drives, clothing, housing, routine tasks, stampedes, river crossings, and roping and brandings. Reminiscences were published as A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water by the Texas Folklore Society in 1943.
Carl Peters Benedict Reminiscences, 1933, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.