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Author by : Bruce A. Glasrud Languange Used : en Release Date : 2016-09-28 Publisher by : University of Oklahoma Press ISBN : 9780806156507 File Size : 50,5 Mb Total Download : 856
Who were the black cowboys? They were drovers, foremen, fiddlers, cowpunchers, cattle rustlers, cooks, and singers. They worked as wranglers, riders, ropers, bulldoggers, and bronc busters. They came from varied backgrounds—some grew up in slavery, while free blacks often got their start in Texas and Mexico. Most who joined the long trail drives were men, but black women also rode and worked on western ranches and farms. The first overview of the subject in more than fifty years, Black Cowboys in the American West surveys the life and work of these cattle drivers from the years before the Ci
Author by : Tricia Martineau Wagner Languange Used : en Release Date : 2010-12-21 Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield ISBN : 9780762767427 File Size : 43,5 Mb Total Download : 302
The word cowboy conjures up vivid images of rugged men on saddled horses—men lassoing cattle, riding bulls, or brandishing guns in a shoot-out. White men, as Hollywood remembers them. What is woefully missing from these scenes is their counterparts: the black cowboys who made up one-fourth of the wranglers and rodeo riders. This book tells their story. When the Civil War ended, black men left the Old South in large numbers to seek a living in the Old West—industrious men resolved to carve out a life for themselves on the wild, roaming plains. Some had experience working cattle from their t
Author by : Tricia Martineau Wagner Languange Used : en Release Date : 2007-02-01 Publisher by : Rowman & Littlefield ISBN : 9781461748427 File Size : 42,7 Mb Total Download : 736
The brave pioneers who made a life on the frontier were not only male—and they were not only white. The story of African-American women in the Old West is one that has largely gone untold--until now. The story of ten African-American women is reconstructed from historic documents found in century-old archives. The ten remarkable women in African American Women of the Old West were all born before 1900, some were slaves, some were free, and some lived both ways during their lifetime. Among them were laundresses, freedom advocates, journalists, educators, midwives, business proprietors, religi