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Index Terms

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Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Cattle Brands and Marks Records, 1836-1933



Title: Cattle Brands and Marks Records
Dates: 1836-1933
Abstract: Records include correspondence, copies of brands, clippings, and county brand and mark books related to efforts of The University of Texas to collect brands.
Identification: camh-arc-004228
Extent: 2.25 linear feet
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Historical Note

Cattle brands are used to identify cattle's owners on cattle ranches. The brands and marks compiled in this collection document many of those used throughout Texas. They were collected by the University of Texas at Austin and were used for inspiration in the decorating of Garrison Hall.

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Scope and Contents

Records include correspondence, copies of brands, clippings, and county brand and mark books related to efforts of The University of Texas to collect brands, many of which were used in the decoration of Garrison Hall.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Adams, Andy, 1859-1935
Dobie, James Frank
Winkler, Ernest William, 1875-1960
Subjects
Cattle
Cattle brands
County government
Places
El Paso County -- Texas
Uvalde County -- Texas

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cattle Brands and Marks Records, 1836-1933, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Materials processed by Briscoe Center staff.

Revisions by Laura Grove, April 2020

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

Checklist
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2B143 [SRH1230005144] Brand and mark book, 1836-1857
Brand and mark book, 1836-1876
Ernest W. Winkler correspondence, 1925-1926
Miscellany, 1925-1933, undated
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4K558 Encinal County, record book no. 1, undated
volume
4K528 El Paso County, record book no. 1, undated
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4K529 El Paso County, record book no. 2, 1901-1915
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4K559 Webb County, record book no. 1 (with miscellaneous County records), undated
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4K560 Webb County, record book no. 2, undated
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4K561 Web County, record book no. 4, undated
volume
4K562 Web County, record book no. 5, undated
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4L80 Uvalde County [1/2], undated
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4L81 Uvalde County [2/2], undated
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4L173 Webb County, November 1848-May 1887
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4L82 Webb County, May 30, 1848-June 11, 1905
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3S167 [SRH1230029578] Newspaper Clippings, 1928-1933

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