Filtered by
Sorted by: O'Connor, Louise S. Refugio County
Show All

Audio (49)

Image

Interview with Jesus Ybarbo

A 67 minute wide ranging interview with Jesus Ybarbo a cowhand and then a yard man for the Gaffneys and eventually caretaker of the River Ranch cemetery.

Date: September 3, 1982


Tracks   01
Image

Interview with L.V. Terrell and Guerro Perez

A 500 minute wide ranging interview with L.V. Terrell and Abel "Guerro" Perez, cowhands on the Coastal Bend Ranches. They tell many stories of riding and roping and their horses.

Date: October 7, 1982


Tracks   02
Image

Interview with Willie Brown, Sr.

A 186 minute interview with Willie Brown talking a lot about his father Louis Power, a revered foreman on the O'Connor Duke Ranch.

Date: October 29, 1982


Tracks   01 | 04
Image

Interview with Freddy Fagan

A 118 minute wide ranging interview with Freddy Fagan, an excellent horseman and member of the pioneering Fagan ranching family.

Date: November 7, 1982


Tracks   03
Image

Interview with Jesus Ybarbo, Jesse Jones, Sr., Dan Youngblood, and Ananias Cook

A 270 minute wide ranging interview/discussion with four of the cowhands who worked on the cattle ranches in the Texas Coastal Bend.

Date: January 26, 1983


Tracks   01 | 08
Image

Interview with Bailey Shaw

A 350 minute wide ranging interview with Bailey Shaw, a cowhand on the Coastal Bend Ranches. L.V. Terrell is in the background.

Date: February 2, 1983


Tracks   02
Image

Interview with Monroe "Bailey" Shaw and Warner Isaiah

A 135 minute wide ranging interview with Monroe "Bailey" Shaw and Warner "Goody" Isaiah. Goody was a cowhand a short time, Bailey worked on many ranches throughout the Coastal Bend.

Date: February 9, 1983


Tracks   01 | 02
Image

Interview with Gertrude Patterson

A wide ranging 190 minute interview with Gertrude Patterson, a Louisiana native and ranch cook for the Welders Vadauri Ranch for eight years.

Date: February 11, 1983


Tracks   01 | 02 | 08
Image

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


Tracks   01
Image

Interview with Quinn Love and Leo Scott

A 217 minute wide ranging interview/discussion with two cowhands who worked on the Texas Coastal Bend ranches.

Date: March 26, 1983


Tracks   01 | 03 | 05
See More
Show All

Images (2,171)

Image
Portrait of Judy Welder (March 22, 1983)
Image
Portrait of K. J. Oliver (February 9, 1999)
Image
Portrait of L.V. Terrell (January 19, 1985)
See More
Show All

Documents (18)

Ledger from the River Ranch.

This ledger is probably the property of Lester Long, foreman at the River Ranch in the 1940s. Listing of names with tally marks for possibly days worked. Names are: Tom O'Connor, Lester Long, Rafel Hernandes, Edgar Long, Jim Louis, Alfonso Solis, Gregorio Solis, Victor Moraida, Steve Tiderina, Roman Jimenes, Rafel Garsa, Rafel Garsa Jr., Lupe Garsa, Juan Rodrigues, Romana H, Martin, John T, Lons Edwards. Miscellaneous lists for groceries, notations of mathmatics and other notations. ,

Date: 1940's
Total Pages: 40

Financial ledger of Dennis Martin O'Connor and O'Connor Brothers, December 17, 1887 - December 31, 1892

A ledger tracking employee purchases and work payments.,

Date: between 1887 and 1892
Total Pages: 113

Financial ledger of Dennis Martin O'Connor and O'Connor Brothers, December 18, 1887 - December 15, 1891.

A ledger tracking the employee accounts of D.M. O'Connor. There is a listing of days worked and tasks done and pay due as well as expenses and items purchased.,

Date: between 1887 and 1891
Total Pages: 262

Petty Accounts [Financial ledger, April 22, 1888 - July 30, 1890]

A ledger from Dennis M. O'Connor containing the accounting for labor, tracking their days worked, wages, and charges for merchandise.,

Date: between 1888 and 1890
Total Pages: 136

Financial ledger, of Dennis Martin O'Connor, November 3, 1888 - Jan 6, 1896. General business ledger.

A ledger tracking employee work days as well as pay and charges. Also personal and ranch expenses incurred or paid for by D.M. O'Connor,

Date: between 1888 and 1896
Total Pages: 124

Cattle Sales

A ledger containing cattle sale records for the O'Connor Brothers and Dennis Martin O'Connor. The columns are brands, number, class, to whom sold, owner or date of sale and whether paid or not. Later entries group sales by the year and then, still later entries are grouped by the person, either DM O'Connor as the seller or Philip Lambert as the buyer.,

Date: between 1888 and 1893
Total Pages: 92

[Financial ledger, D.M. O'Connor, October 22, 1889 - November 15, 1890]

A ledger containing an accounting for employees including their time worked, their pay, and their charges. ,

Date: between 1889 and 1890
Total Pages: 73

Petty Cash

Financial ledger of Dennis Martin/Thomas Marion O'Connor, October 1889 - August 22, 1897. Petty Cash organized by month per page in the first section. D.M. O'Connor accounting begins on ledger page 100 (106) and T.M. O'Connor accounting begins on ledger page 150 (126).,

Date: between 1889 and 1897
Total Pages: 146

Land ledger, June 22, 1889 - January 7, 1895. Land inventory and miscellaneous.

A ledger tracking land ownership by person including acres and prices paid in Refugio County as well as Refugio township, Aransas, La Salle, San Patricio, Nueces, and McMullen Counties. Also a page tracking expenses for feeding horses and cows,

Date: between 1889 and 1895
Total Pages: 40

A History of the Thomas O'Connor Ranch, 1834-1939 by Sister Margaret Rose Warburton, C.D.P.

A dissertation submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Arts ansd Ciences of the Catholic University of America of the life of Irish immagrant, Thomas O'Connor [I] and his ranch.,

Date: 1940's
Total Pages: 160

See More

Filter by: