Howard, Harry 1974-04-27
Harry Howard discusses his life as a cowboy, cattle drives and horse round-ups.
General Interview Information
Interviewee Name: Harry Howard
Additional Parties Recorded:
Date: April 27, 1974
Length: 1 hour
Tape 1, Side 1: Anecdote: coyote,
Moving Ken Kleves to Rankin Texas,
Old Buffalo Howard’s horse,
Rounding up wild horses,
Anecdote: Wes Perry,
Anecdote: trading a mule for a horse,
Anecdote: going for groceries,
[4 minutes of silence],
Anecdote: tying up a brown mare,
Anecdote: rounding up a black stallion.
Tape 1, Side 2: Recapturing horses,
Following wagon tracks,
Anecdote: crazy horse,
Anecdote: releasing a horse during a lightning storm,
Trading a saddle for a mule,
Trading the mule for a better horse,
Fight between soldiers and Mexicans,
Cattle drive (again),
Catching wild cattle,
Sewing their eyes shut.
Range Dates: 1900s-1974
Bulk Dates: 1900-1920
Original Recording Format:
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