Medley, W T 1968-06-26

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W. T. Medley recalls his early years in Van Horn and experiences and conditions as a cowboy.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: W.T. Medley

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: June 26, 1968

Location: Van Horn, Texas

Interviewer: Paul Patterson

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: W. T. Medley, Biography (1876), Cattle drive to St. Louis, Lost in St. Louis, Supply of Water—Cattle shipments, Horse breaking, Father’s last cattle drive, Parents’ history, Cattle driving, Big Bend country, Davis Mountains, Border troubles, Van Horn history, Severe weather experienced.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1876-1968

Bulk Dates: 1876-?

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