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Collection 2069 - Thompson-Wing Ranch collection, 1915-1956

Provenance Note: Promotional brochures collected by the Thompson-Wing Ranch were donated to Special Collections by Mrs. Eula Wing, Bozeman, Montana, September 21, 1976.

Historical Note: The Thompson-Wing Ranch was located in the Gallatin Valley and raised purebred Hereford cattle.

Content Description Note: The materials in this collection are catalogs of purebred Hereford cattle sales and livestock shows. There are a few promotional brochures about ranches and Anxiety 4 purebred Herefords, and a linebreeding informational pamphlet. The sale catalogs are scattered over the years of 1915 to 1956 and from various states, including Nebraska, Texas, Colorado, Missouri, and Wisconsin. There are a few almanac/calendar booklets from the Jack Frost Ranch, Texas

Contents

Box 1
1. Anxiety Hereford Bloodlines
2. Hereford Cattle 1882-1919
3. Yesterday's, Today's and Tomorrow's Herefords
4. Linebreeding by Jay L. Lush
5. Hereford sale catalogs: Wisconsin 1915, Missouri 1928
6. Colorado Hereford sale catalogs 1927, 1938
7. National Western Stock Show program, Colorado 1956
8. Jack Frost Ranches Almanacs, Texas 1947-1948
9. Jack Frost Ranches Almanacs, Texas 1953, 1955-1956
10. Texas Hereford sale catalogs 1929, 1947, 1950, 1952, 1955
11. Texas Hereford sale catalogs 1939-1940
12. Texas Hereford sale catalogs 1939
13. Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show program, Texas 1956
14. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1925, 1936, 1953

Box 2
1. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1922, 1925
2. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1930, 1932
3. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1936
4. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1938
5. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1939
6. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1940-1941
7. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1942
8. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1943
9. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1944, 1947
10. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1948-1949
11. Nebraska Hereford sale catalogs 1952-1953

Updated: 5/6/09