Audio Recording Horses on the Ranch
Horses on the Ranch
About this Item
- Horses on the Ranch
- Stewart, Leslie J. (Narrator)
- Fleischhauer, Carl (Interviewer)
- Wilson, William A. (William Albert), 1933- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
- April 9, 1981
- - Ninety-Six Ranch
- - Activities
- - Horses
- - Horseback riding
- - Ethnography
- - Interviews
- - Les Stewart explains that ranches usually own the horses that buckaroos ride, but that the men supply their own saddles and gear and care for the horses. Recorded in a barn on the 96 Ranch.
- - Les explains that the ranch usually owns the horses buckaroos ride and furnishes the feed, but that the men supply their own saddles and gear and care for the animals. On the drive we filmed, neighbors Henry and Clay Taylor brought their own mounts.
- - A string of saddle horses is called a cavvy, or caviata. The cavvy on the drive would have four animals per man, and the riders would change mounts once or twice a day.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1991/021: NV81-CF-R5
- Paradise Valley Folklife Project Collection (AFC 1991/021)
- American Folklife Center
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Chicago citation style:
Stewart, Leslie J, Carl Fleischhauer, and William A Wilson. Horses on the Ranch. April 9, 1981. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/ncr002369/.
APA citation style:
Stewart, L. J., Fleischhauer, C. & Wilson, W. A. (1981) Horses on the Ranch. April 9. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ncr002369/.
MLA citation style:
Stewart, Leslie J, Carl Fleischhauer, and William A Wilson. Horses on the Ranch. April 9, 1981. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ncr002369/>.