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70 years cowboy on the frontier

George L. Brookings

70 years cowboy on the frontier

by George L. Brookings

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Published by G.L. Brookings in [Washington State?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Skagit County (Wash.),
  • Washington (State),
  • Skagit County.,
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Brookings, George L., 1912-,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Washington (State) -- Skagit County.,
    • Cowboys -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
    • Skagit County (Wash.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSeventy years cowboy on the frontier.
      StatementGeorge L. Brookings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF897.S5 B76 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination166 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages166
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2144277M
      LC Control Number88214938
      OCLC/WorldCa17829935

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      70 Poets ♦ 80 Years "One of the most intriguing concepts to cross my desk deals with the western frontier " Jeri L. Dobrowski, Cowboy Jam Session: Western Culture News & Reviews Read More "Perhaps Harriet's album is not so much a book as it is a quilt, not of fabric but of words, stitched together by seventy people over eighty years.   Cowboy and drifter Frank Clifford lived a lot of lives—and raised a lot of hell—in the first quarter of his life. The number of times he changed his name—Clifford being just one of them—suggests that he often traveled just steps ahead of the law. During the s and s his restless spirit led him all over the Southwest, crossing the paths of many of the era’s most notorious.


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