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Cattle Herding at Empire Ranch ca. 1900

Description: 
Photograph of three women, one man and two children in the pen with the cattle ca. 1900.
Call Number: 
Empire Ranch -- Cattle Herding (F1) [Arizona, Southwestern & Miscellaneous Photograph Collection] Special Collections
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Title: 
Cattle Herding at Empire Ranch ca. 1900
Abstract: 
Three women, one man and two children in the cattle pen. The Empire Ranch began a "breeder-feeder" formula which was a basic pattern of shipping cattle outside of Arizona to fatten. This proved very profitable and helped with the overcrowded rangelands conditions.
Created: 
ca. 1900
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