Johnson, Hackberry 1976-03-31

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Hackberry Johnson discusses his early life and his rodeo career. He requests that this tape not be used for commercial purposes.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Hackberry Johnson

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Date: March 31, 1976

Location: Iraan, Texas

Interviewer: Fred A. Carpenter

Length: 50 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Father, Cattle drives, Ranching, Anecdotes, Education, Arizona (1902), Fort Chapman Texas, Anecdotes, Crippled (1906), Nickname, Breaking horses, Artificial limb, First rodeo (1911), Rodeo promotions (began 1916).

Tape 1, Side 2: Rodeos (continued), Listed, Buffalo, Texas Tech rodeo, R. B. MacAllister, True West, Name, Joe Matthews, Reynolds family, Anecdotes, Children, Wife, Anecdotes, Indians, Stories, True West.

Range Dates: 1902-1976

Bulk Dates: 1902-1916

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