History of Cowboys
Chas Weldon talked about the history of cowboys, showed some of the equipment necessary for survival, talked about some of the hardships… read more
Chas Weldon talked about the history of cowboys, showed some of the equipment necessary for survival, talked about some of the hardships that early cowboys faced, and explains how modern ranching has changed.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Billings, Montana from September 9-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Chas Weldon Executive Director Yellowstone County Museum
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