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Letter from William Wingate Sewall

Description:

William Wingate Sewell describes a hunting trip for deer and bighorn sheep.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Deer hunting; Bighorn sheep hunting

Date: 1886-07-28

The bighorn or mountain sheep

Description:

Handwritten draft of chapter six of The Wilderness Hunter.

Resource Type: Manuscript

Subject: Bighorn sheep--Behavior; Bighorn sheep--Habitat; Bighorn sheep hunting; Hunting stories; Camping; North Dakota--Badlands

Date: 1893?

Letter from C. Hart Merriam to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

C. Hart Merriam encloses a leaflet that contains three additions to the "big game." They have collected eight skins and skulls of the Mexican bighorn. Merriam requests that Roosevelt send the cougar skulls "uncleaned." Roosevelt's series of samples will help make determinations about the amount of individual variation.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Bighorn sheep; Puma; Mammals--Type specimens; Pamphlets; Big game animals

Date: 1901-04-06

Letter from C. B. Nordhoff to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

C. B. Nordhoff has read President Roosevelt's The Wilderness Hunter and is interested in the goats that Roosevelt describes as living in Southern and Baja California. Nordhoff argues that he has hunted in this region and has never heard of any goats such as Roosevelt described, although he does admit to seeing bighorn sheep.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Goats; Bighorn sheep; Ibex; Hunting; Mountain goat; California--California, Southern; Mexico--Baja California (State); Mexico--Cabo San Lucas (Baja California Sur)

Date: 1902-11-27

Poem To the Wild Sheep, Christmas Eve 1902

Description:

Edward Kemeys writes a poem to commemorate a bighorn sheep that he killed and had mounted.

Resource Type: Other

Subject: Poetry; Hunting; Bighorn sheep

Date: 1902-12-24?

Letter from Edward Kemeys to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Edward Kemeys sends Christmas greetings to President Roosevelt, along with a poem he wrote inspired by a Bighorn sheep that is now over his mantle.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Christmas; Poetry; Bighorn sheep

Date: 1902-12-25

Letter from C. Hart Merriam to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

C. Hart Merriam sends Theodore Roosevelt information he requested about the Biological Survey for use in Roosevelt's message to Congress. Merriam just returned from a trip along the Mexican boundary. He learned that the Desert Bighorn is still common in the Colorado desert and that the mule deer sticks to the desert.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Bighorn sheep; Deer; Maps; Animal species; Speeches, addresses, etc.; Colorado; California; National Biological Survey (U.S.); United States. Congress

Date: 1907-11-01

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to John Campbell Greenway

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt says that he is looking forward to receiving the book Life in Mexico. He expresses his disappointment at not seeing John Campbell Greenway while Greenway was traveling through New York. Roosevelt asks about Greenway's family and relates details about Kermit Roosevelt's recent trip to Northern Mexico.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Books and reading; Travel; Bighorn sheep hunting; Mexico, North; New York (State)--New York; Roosevelt, Kermit, 1889-1943

Date: 1911-09-19

Trapped bighorn sheep about to be blindfolded

Description:

Photograph of a trapped bighorn sheep about to be blindfolded by staff during a roundup in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Bighorn sheep; Blindfolds; Wildlife management; Wildlife management areas; National parks and reserves--Employees

Date: 1960-01-16?

Staff loading a bighorn sheep onto a truck

Description:

Photograph of a bighorn sheep being loaded onto a truck by staff after a roundup in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Bighorn sheep; Wildlife management; Wildlife management areas; National parks and reserves--Employees

Date: Unknown

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