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An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.
Amarillo is the 14th-most populous city in the state of Texas, United States.
Ambrose Everett Burnside (May 23, 1824 – September 13, 1881) was an American soldier, railroad executive, inventor, industrialist, and politician from Rhode Island, serving as governor and a United States Senator.
The American bison or simply bison (Bison bison), also commonly known as the American buffalo or simply buffalo, is a North American species of bison that once roamed the grasslands of North America in massive herds.
The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.
The American Quarter Horse, or Quarter Horse, is an American breed of horse that excels at sprinting short distances.
The Aberdeen Angus, sometimes simply Angus, is a Scottish breed of small beef cattle.
An archivist (AR-kiv-ist) is an information professional who assesses, collects, organizes, preserves, maintains control over, and provides access to records and archives determined to have long-term value.
Armstrong County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
An artist is a person engaged in an activity related to creating art, practicing the arts, or demonstrating an art.
Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties.
Barbed wire, also known as barb wire, less often as bob wire or, in the southeastern United States, bobbed wire, is a type of steel fencing wire constructed with sharp edges or points arranged at intervals along the strand(s).
The Battle of Palo Duro Canyon was a military confrontation and a significant United States victory during the Red River War.
The Battle of the Wilderness, fought May 5–7, 1864, was the first battle of Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Virginia Overland Campaign against Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War.
Benjamin Franklin (April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
Briscoe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
A bronco or bronc, in the United States, northern Mexico and Canada, is an untrained horse or one that habitually bucks.
Business is the activity of making one's living or making money by producing or buying and selling products (goods and services).
A business person (also businessman or businesswoman) is a person involved in the business sector – in particular someone undertaking activities (commercial or industrial) for the purpose of generating cash flow, sales, and revenue utilizing a combination of human, financial, intellectual and physical capital with a view to fuelling economic development and growth.
Canyon is a city in, and the county seat of, Randall County, Texas, United States.
In economics, capital consists of an asset that can enhance one's power to perform economically useful work.
The Caprock is a region in the Panhandle of Texas (USA).
Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is slightly less dense than air.
Charles Goodnight (March 5, 1836 – December 12, 1929), also known as Charlie Goodnight, was an American cattle rancher in the American West, perhaps the best known rancher in Texas.
The Charolais is a breed of taurine beef cattle from the Charolais area surrounding Charolles, in Burgundy, in eastern France.
Clarendon is a city in Donley County, Texas, United States.
Claude Denson Pepper (September 8, 1900 – May 30, 1989) was an American politician of the Democratic Party, and a spokesman for left-liberalism and the elderly.
Claude is a city in and the county seat of Armstrong County, Texas, United States.
Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.
Colorado Springs is a home rule municipality that is the largest city by area in Colorado as well as the county seat and the most populous municipality of El Paso County, Colorado, United States.
The Comanche (Nʉmʉnʉʉ) are a Native American nation from the Great Plains whose historic territory, known as Comancheria, consisted of present-day eastern New Mexico, southeastern Colorado, southwestern Kansas, western Oklahoma, and most of northwest Texas and northern Chihuahua.
The Confederate States of America (CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was an unrecognized country in North America that existed from 1861 to 1865.
Cornelia Wadsworth Ritchie Adair (April 6, 1837 – September 22, 1921) was the matriarch of Glenveagh Castle in County Donegal, Ireland, now an Irish national park, and the large JA Ranch southeast of Amarillo in the Texas Panhandle, a still-active cattle ranch.
Corpus Christi, colloquially Corpus (Latin: Body of Christ), is a coastal city in the South Texas region of the U.S. state of Texas.
A cowman is a person who works specifically with cattle.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (nicknamed the GOP for Grand Old Party).
The Dixon Gallery and Gardens is an art museum within 17 acres of gardens, established in 1976, and located at 4339 Park Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee, United States.
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge.
Donley County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
Douglas County is the seventh-most populous of the 64 counties of the U.S. state of Colorado.
The Federalist Party, referred to as the Pro-Administration party until the 3rd United States Congress (as opposed to their opponents in the Anti-Administration party), was the first American political party.
Florida (Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.
The Fort Worth and Denver Railway, nicknamed "the Denver Road," was a Class I American railroad company that operated in the northern part of Texas from 1881 to 1982, and had a profound influence on the early settlement and economic development of the region.
Fort Worth is the 15th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas.
Charles Franklin Reaugh (December 29, 1860 – May 6, 1945), known as Frank Reagh, was an artist, photographer, inventor, patron of the arts, and teacher, who was called the "Dean of Texas Painters".
A residential garage is a walled, roofed structure for storing a vehicle or vehicles that may be part of or attached to a home ("attached garage"), or a separate outbuilding or shed ("detached garage").
Geneseo is a town in Livingston County in the Finger Lakes region of New York, United States on the far south end of the five-county Rochester Metropolitan Area.
Gray County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Gulf of Mexico (Golfo de México) is an ocean basin and a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean, largely surrounded by the North American continent.
Hall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Handbook of Texas is a comprehensive encyclopedia of Texas geography, history, and historical persons published by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA).
Harley True Burton (September 5, 1888 – October 9, 1964) was a Texas historian, college president, and small-town mayor.
Harrison Gray Otis (October 8, 1765October 28, 1848), was a businessman, lawyer, and politician, becoming one of the most important leaders of the United States' first political party, the Federalists.
The Hereford (pronounced hair-uh-furd in the UK and hur-furd or hur-uh-ford in the US) is a British breed of beef cattle that originated in the county of Herefordshire, in the West Midlands of England.
A historian is a person who studies and writes about the past, and is regarded as an authority on it.
An Indian reservation is a legal designation for an area of land managed by a federally recognized Native American tribe under the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs rather than the state governments of the United States in which they are physically located.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
James Evetts Haley Sr. (July 5, 1901 – October 9, 1995), usually known as J. Evetts Haley, was a Texas-born political activist and historian who wrote multiple works on the American West, including an enduring biography of cattleman Charles Goodnight.
James Samuel Wadsworth (October 30, 1807 – May 8, 1864) was a philanthropist, politician, and a Union general in the American Civil War.
James Wolcott Wadsworth Jr. (August 12, 1877June 21, 1952) was a Republican politician from New York.
John George Adair (March 3, 1823 – May 4, 1885), sometimes known as Jack Adair, was an Irish businessman and landowner, who provided the seed capital for the large JA Ranch in the Palo Duro Canyon of the Texas Panhandle, a region of Texas.
Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.
Kiowa people are a Native American tribe and an indigenous people of the Great Plains.
Larkspur is a home rule municipality in Douglas County, Colorado, United States.
This is a List of National Historic Landmarks in Texas and other landmarks of equivalent landmark status in the state.
Livingston County is a county in the U.S. state of New York.
Llano Estacado, often translated as Staked Plains, is a region in the Southwestern United States that encompasses parts of eastern New Mexico and northwestern Texas.
Lubbock is a city in and the county seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States.
The Matador Ranch is a historic cattle ranch in Motley County, Texas, on the South Plains.
In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.
Memphis is a city located along the Mississippi River in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee.
Montgomery Harrison Wadsworth Ritchie (December 2, 1910 – July 19, 1999), known as Montie Ritchie, was a dual British subject and American citizen who became a leading cattle rancher and businessman in the Texas Panhandle during the 20th century.
A museum (plural musea or museums) is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance.
A National Historic Landmark (NHL) is a building, district, object, site, or structure that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding historical significance.
The National Ranching Heritage Center, a museum of ranching history, is located on the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Armstrong County, Texas.
New England is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
The New York State Assembly is the lower house of the New York State Legislature, the New York State Senate being the upper house.
Norman is a city in the U.S. state of Oklahoma south of downtown Oklahoma City in its metropolitan area.
North Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
Palo Duro Canyon is a canyon system of the Caprock Escarpment located in the Texas Panhandle near the cities of Amarillo and Canyon.
Pampa is a city in Gray County, Texas, United States.
Panhandle–Plains Historical Museum is a history museum on the campus of West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas, U.S.A., a small city south of Amarillo.
Parker County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River is a sandy-braided stream about long, formed at the confluence of Palo Duro Creek and Tierra Blanca Creek, about northeast of Canyon in Randall County, Texas, and flowing east-southeastward to the Red River about east of the 100th meridian, south-southwest of Hollis, Oklahoma.
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States.
Ranald Slidell Mackenzie, also called Bad Hand, (July 27, 1840 – January 19, 1889) was a career United States Army officer and general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
A ranch is an area of land, including various structures, given primarily to the practice of ranching, the practice of raising grazing livestock such as cattle or sheep for meat or wool.
Randall County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
A remuda is a herd of horses from which ranch hands select their mounts.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
San Angelo is a city in and the county seat of Tom Green County, Texas, United States.
The Seneca are a group of indigenous Iroquoian-speaking people native to North America who historically lived south of Lake Ontario.
The Seventeenth Amendment (Amendment XVII) to the United States Constitution established the popular election of United States Senators by the people of the states.
Sidney is a city in and the county seat of Cheyenne County, Nebraska, United States.
The South Plains is region in northwest Texas, consisting of 24 counties.
The speaker of a deliberative assembly, especially a legislative body, is its presiding officer, or the chair.
Swisher County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
Miles Teel Bivins (November 22, 1947 – October 26, 2009) was from 2004 to 2006 the United States ambassador to Sweden.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas Longhorn is a breed of cattle known for its characteristic horns, which can extend to over tip to tip for bulls, and tip to tip for steers and exceptional cows.
The Texas Panhandle is a region of the U.S. state of Texas consisting of the northernmost 26 counties in the state.
The Texas Senate is the upper house of the Texas State Legislature.
Texas Tech University, often referred to as Texas Tech, Tech, or TTU, is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas.
Timothy Dwight Hobart (October 6, 1855 – May 19, 1935) was an American school superintendent from Vermont, in the United States.
Thomas Everett Blasingame, known as Tom Blasingame (February 12, 1898 – December 27, 1989), was a Texas cowboy for seventy-three years.
A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or main stem (or parent) river or a lake.
The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The United States Constitution is the supreme law of the United States.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a coeducational public research university in Norman, Oklahoma.
Vermont is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.
Virginia (officially the Commonwealth of Virginia) is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States located between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains.
Weatherford is a city in and the seat of Parker County, Texas, United States.
West Texas is a loosely defined part of the U.S. state of Texas, generally encompassing the arid and semiarid lands west of a line drawn between the cities of Wichita Falls, Abilene, and Del Rio.
The Western is a genre of various arts which tell stories set primarily in the later half of the 19th century in the American Old West, often centering on the life of a nomadic cowboy or gunfighter armed with a revolver and a rifle who rides a horse.
The XIT Ranch was a cattle ranch in the Texas Panhandle which operated from 1885 to 1912.