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The Resource The King Ranch, by Tom Lea ; maps and drawings by the author ; research [by] Holland McCombs ; annotation [by] Francis L. Fugate

The King Ranch, by Tom Lea ; maps and drawings by the author ; research [by] Holland McCombs ; annotation [by] Francis L. Fugate

Label
The King Ranch
Title
The King Ranch
Statement of responsibility
by Tom Lea ; maps and drawings by the author ; research [by] Holland McCombs ; annotation [by] Francis L. Fugate
Creator
Contributor
Annotator
Author
Illustrator
Typographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Beginnings, present development, and biography of the owner
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lea, Tom
Dewey number
976.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F596
LC item number
.L45 1957a
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
138
NAL item number
L46
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1992
  • 1824-1885
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCombs, Holland
  • Fugate, Francis L.
  • King, Richard
  • Hertzog, Carl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Richard
  • King Ranch (Tex.)
  • Texas
  • Ranching
Label
The King Ranch, by Tom Lea ; maps and drawings by the author ; research [by] Holland McCombs ; annotation [by] Francis L. Fugate
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
Issued in a case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. A riverman finds a far river, 1824-1847 ; The big contentious place, 1847-1848 ; Steamboating for profit, 1848-1850 ; M. Kenedy & Co., 1850-1857 ; A cow camp on a creek, 1852-1854 ; First shapes for a ranching pattern, 1853-1855 ; A varied and engaging life, 1855-1860 ; The Confederacy's back door, 1861-1865 ; Sole owner, Rancho Santa Gertrudis, 1865-1874 ; "He thinks he can defend himself", 1865-1880 ; "This mammoth rancho", 1870-1882 ; "As a pioneer he came and labored", 1880-1885 ; Appendices: Early Spanish and Mexican land grants from the Rio Grande to the Nueces, The Santa Gertrudis de la Garza Land Grant, Typical pages from the first account book Rancho Santa Gertrudis, Contract between United States Army Quartermaster and Richard King, Registration of early King Ranch brands and the Running W, Contract between Confederate States of America and Richard King, Mifflin Kenedy, and Charles Stillman, Agreement and final settlement of affairs of R. King & Co., Claim by Richard King setting forth losses by cattle thieves, Contract for northern cattle drive, The estate of Richard King, deceased
  • v. 2. "The same as I might do", 1885-1900 ; The family as the Santa Gertrudis, 1885-1900 ; A new century brings new ventures, 1900-1916 ; Troublous times and a long life's end, 1911-1925 ; Trusteeship and transition, 1925-1937 ; The King Ranch achievement, 1910-1953 ; Centenary, 1953 ; Appendices: Defense against brush encroachment, Oil development, Breeding techniques, The development of a quarter horse family, Ranch thoroughbreds and their winnings, The grass program, Experiments in supplying phosphorus deficiency, Game conservation and management, Expansion outside of Texas
Control code
ocm00692613
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes (838 pages)
Lccn
57007839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, color maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00692613
Label
The King Ranch, by Tom Lea ; maps and drawings by the author ; research [by] Holland McCombs ; annotation [by] Francis L. Fugate
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
Issued in a case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. A riverman finds a far river, 1824-1847 ; The big contentious place, 1847-1848 ; Steamboating for profit, 1848-1850 ; M. Kenedy & Co., 1850-1857 ; A cow camp on a creek, 1852-1854 ; First shapes for a ranching pattern, 1853-1855 ; A varied and engaging life, 1855-1860 ; The Confederacy's back door, 1861-1865 ; Sole owner, Rancho Santa Gertrudis, 1865-1874 ; "He thinks he can defend himself", 1865-1880 ; "This mammoth rancho", 1870-1882 ; "As a pioneer he came and labored", 1880-1885 ; Appendices: Early Spanish and Mexican land grants from the Rio Grande to the Nueces, The Santa Gertrudis de la Garza Land Grant, Typical pages from the first account book Rancho Santa Gertrudis, Contract between United States Army Quartermaster and Richard King, Registration of early King Ranch brands and the Running W, Contract between Confederate States of America and Richard King, Mifflin Kenedy, and Charles Stillman, Agreement and final settlement of affairs of R. King & Co., Claim by Richard King setting forth losses by cattle thieves, Contract for northern cattle drive, The estate of Richard King, deceased
  • v. 2. "The same as I might do", 1885-1900 ; The family as the Santa Gertrudis, 1885-1900 ; A new century brings new ventures, 1900-1916 ; Troublous times and a long life's end, 1911-1925 ; Trusteeship and transition, 1925-1937 ; The King Ranch achievement, 1910-1953 ; Centenary, 1953 ; Appendices: Defense against brush encroachment, Oil development, Breeding techniques, The development of a quarter horse family, Ranch thoroughbreds and their winnings, The grass program, Experiments in supplying phosphorus deficiency, Game conservation and management, Expansion outside of Texas
Control code
ocm00692613
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes (838 pages)
Lccn
57007839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, color maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)00692613

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