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Interview with Milam Thompson

A 90 minute interview with Milam Thompson, a camp cook on the Coastal Bend Ranches, talking about the life of the camp cook. This is the first interview with Milam.

Date: June 1, 1977


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Interview with Richard Harris, Rafael De La Garza, and Milam Thompson

A 237 minute wide ranging interview with Richard Harris, forman on the Murphy Ranch, Rafael De La Garza, tophand, and Milam Thompson, camp cook on the Coastal Bend Ranches.

Date: January 17, 1983


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Interview with Henry Morrow, Leo Scott, and Kemper Stoner Williams, Jr.

A 270 minute wide ranging interview/discussion with Henry Morrow from the Morrow ranching family and Leo Scott a cowhand on the Texas Coastal Bend ranches.

Date: March 4, 1983


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Interview with Pete Brown and Sonny Brown

A 156 minute wide ranging interview with Pete and Sonny Brown, brothers and cowhands on the South Texas ranches

Date: August 20, 1983


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Interview with Clarence Preiss

Date: October 20, 1983


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Interview with Will "Buddy" King

A 240 minute wide ranging interview with Will King, a cowhand on the Coastal Bend Ranches.

Date: December 5, 1983


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Interview with Claude Kerry McCan, Jr.

Date: February 21, 1984


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Interview with William Bevans Callan

Date: February 9, 1985


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Interview with L.V. Terrell

A 25 minute interview with L.V. Terrell, a cowhand on the West Ranch, talking about Chris West and the West Ranch.

Date: August 6, 1987


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Cryin' For Daylight: Ranching Culture in the Texas Coastal Bend

The Coastal Bend region of Texas embodies a rich and ethnically diverse cattle ranching heritage. For the first volume in her continuing effort to document this 155 year old culture, Louise S. O'Connor interviewed and photographed scores of men and women who have lived and worked on the ranches of the Texas Gulf Coast.,

Date: 1989
Total Pages: 348

Tales From the San'tone River Bottom: A Cultural History: Origins (Vol. 1)

Historians generally tell only about history. Louise O'Connor has chosen to use a new approach, letting the people themselves tell their own story, in their own words through the new approach of oral history. Using transcriptions of those interviewed, she lets them tell their own tales. In using such an approach, she is giving the world a fifty-yard-line seat to the real drama which cannot be duplicated anywhere else.,

Date: November, 1998
Total Pages: 280

Stew Makes Stir

An article of Henry's Journal in the Victoria Advocate about cowboy stew at Charlie's Place in Yorktown.,

Date: April 21, 1981
Total Pages: 1

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