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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Lamar Moore Catalog, 1942-1943



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Moore, W. Lamar
Title: Moore, Lamar, Catalog
Dates: 1938-1942
Abstract: 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.
Extent: 4 vols.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

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).

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Scope and Contents

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.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Moore, W. Lamar -- Archives.
Subjects
Cattle trade -- Southwest, New -- History -- 19th century.
Cattle trade -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Cattle -- Marking -- Southwest, New -- History -- 19th century.
Cattle -- Marking -- Texas -- History -- 19th century.
Places
Southwest, New -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Texas -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lamar Moore Catalog, 1942-1943, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2R120 "Texas Cattle Brands with Historical Sketches" (2 copies), 1943
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2R121 "Cattle Brands for Western States" (2 copies), 1942

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