Jowell, Will c1940

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Will Jowell, Swisher County pioneer, relates important information concerning the early ranching activities in that area of the Panhandle.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Will Jowell

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: Late 1940s or early 1950s

Location: Tulia, Texas

Interviewer: W. A. Jerden

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Early settlers in Swisher County listed, Describes acquisition of land, Pioneer condition of Swisher County (1888-89), Clarification of oral accounts, Experiences of moving a fence remembered, Examination of ranch boundary lines, "Long S" cattle branded on the Circle Ranch, Deal between C. C. Slaughter and brother T. W. and J. N. Morrison explained.

Tape 1, Side 2: Recalls pioneer families

Range Dates: 1888-early 1900s

Bulk Dates: 1888-early 1900s

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