A Guide to the Lamar Moore Catalog, 1942-1943
In addition to his publication Spread of the Spanish Horse to the Indians (1952), Historian W. Lamar Moore authored "Cattle Brands for Western States" (1942) and "Texas Cattle Brands with Historical Sketches" (1943).
Four typescripts compose of the Lamar Moore Catalog, 1942-1943, documenting Moore’s research on cattle branding in Texas and the Southwest in the 19th century. Two copies of "Texas Cattle Brands with Historical Sketches," concern the cattle industry in Texas and include diagrams of cattle brands, while two copies of "Cattle Brands for Western States" contains a list of ranchers and their livestock during the 19th century.
This collection is open for research use.
Lamar Moore Catalog, 1942-1943, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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