Huff, Boyd 2008-07-26

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This interview features Boyd Huff as he discusses growing up on a ranch and the cow raising operation that he and his family works on.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Boyd Huff

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: July 26, 2008

Location: Briscoe, Texas

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 01:22:51 (1 hour, 51 minutes)


Introduction, where Boyd grew up on the ranch; Growing up in the ranch; the cow-calf operation; Using solar power on the ranch; The biggest change in the operation; stories about bull castration; Discussing their ancestors who moved and lived in the area; The houses that their ancestors built and lived in; Roping cattle; The Young cemetery; their parents education

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital audio

Recording Format Notes: audio CD recording available for listening in our Reading Room

Transcript: found here:

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