History of the American Cowboy
Michael Grauer talked about the history and origin of the American cowboy. He spoke about the common myths and misconceptions caused by the iconic cowboy image portrayed in Hollywood movies and dime novels.
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Michael Grauer Associate Director Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum->Curatorial Affairs
Steve Wieberg Writer and Copy Editor Kansas City (MO) Public Library
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British Investment in U.S. Cattle Industry
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum curator Michael Grauer described how the British invested in American cattle…
Cathie Draine talked about her book Cowboy Life: The Letters of George Philip, in which she looks at the letters left by her cowboy grandfather…
Following prepared remarks about Hollywood movies, Mr. Siskel and Mr. Ebert answered questions from the audience.
Cowboy Culture in Fort Worth
The Cowtown Coliseum, located in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards, is a symbol of the of the city’s western culture. Built in 1907, it has…