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Goodnight, Charles, 1836-1929



Charles Goodnight (1836-1929), trail driver, pioneer cattleman, and partner in the JA Ranch in Palo Duro Canyon, Texas.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Austin American-Statesman Sesquicentennial oral history collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01879

Texas celebrated its Sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary, of its founding as a Republic in 1986. For this historic event, the Austin American-Statesman prepared a special Sesquicentennial Edition of its daily newspaper.

Dates: 1986

James H. East papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02091

Consisting of photocopies of letters and other documents, the James H. East Papers document East’s life and career as a merchant, ranch foreman, lawman, and judge.

Dates: 1882 - 1931

Charles Goodnight papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00423

Papers of Goodnight concern trail driving, cattle raising, the John Charles Beales land grant and Rio Grande Colony, and Indian depredation claims.

Dates: 1882 - 1939

Laura V. Hamner papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01972

The Laura V. Hamner papers contain correspondence, literary productions, financial records, broadsides, scrapbooks, photographic cuts, and newspaper clippings, which document Hamner’s career as an author, teacher, newspaper columnist, and radio announcer.

Dates: 1890 - 1963

Panhandle Stock Association records

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03002

A bound volume of Photostats comprises the Panhandle Stock Association Records, 1887-1888, 1926, documenting the organization of the Panhandle Stock Association.

Dates: 1887 - 1888; 1926

J. T. Pollard reminiscences

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01035

Reminiscences in original and typescript, a family history, photos, and information from secondary sources relate to J. T. Pollard's experiences as a pioneer settler and Indian fighter in old northwest Texas with Sul Ross; Charles Goodnight; Jim Tackett; Ike Sanger; his brother, J. B. Pollard; and his father, R. W. Pollard.

Dates: 1892 - 2009

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