Cowboy hat, boots, leather chaps, pistol, lariat, and spurs were functional and necessary as well as fascinating. The cowboy is identified with courage and devotion, manhood typified by the cowboy. The sounds of the cowboys distant voice can nearly be heard as he commands the livestock forward.
Roasted Coffee, Campfire, Ringing Dinner Bell "Come And Get It"
Texas holds a historic pasts image of the chuck wagon, skillets, and dutch ovens. The cow hands "Home On The Range"
Branding, beef, stampede. On an average, a single herd of cattle on a drive from Texas to Kansas banded roughly 3000 head. To herd such cattle, a crew of at least 10 cowboys with three horses each managed, maintained and protected the stock.