A true, accurate and fair history of the Texas Rangers. Continue reading Lone Star Law
The Comanche are a proud people, not unlike other tribes of Native Americans. What separates the Comanche, though, from other … Continue reading Quanah Parker: The Last Chief of the Comanche
Charles Marion Russell, also known as C. M. Russell, Charlie Russell, and “Kid” Russell, was an American artist of the … Continue reading Why Charlie Russell is the Most Influential Western Artist of All Time
As one of the most colorful figures of the American West, Buffalo Bill Cody is associated with the popular wild … Continue reading Who Was Buffalo Bill Cody?
The practice of branding cattle is ancient. It is, in fact, older that Jesus Christ himself. What we know of … Continue reading What You Should Know About Cattle Brands
If you’ve ever watched a western movie, no doubt you will recognize a cowboy by their ten gallon hat, the … Continue reading Is That A Wild Rag Around Your Neck, Cowboy?
Texas Ranger Joaquin Jackson as I knew him Continue reading Just a Ranger from West Texas
We all face disappointment and we all face challenges. Read Tom Lea’s two-volume masterpiece, The King Ranch, and you’ll learn … Continue reading Disappointment and Triumph at the King Ranch
Head to any small county in Texas, South Dakota, Wyoming, New Mexico, or basically anywhere in the West and Northwest, … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Rodeo
There are very few items in North American culture that carry the same iconic weightiness as the cowboy hat. It … Continue reading The Boss of the Plains