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Theodore Roosevelt’s branding marks

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt’s branding marks for Chimney Butte Ranch ("Maltese Cross Ranch") and Elkhorn Ranch illustrated and described in the Stockgrowers' Journal in Miles City, Montana.

Resource Type: Journal article

Subject: Cattle; Ranching; Cattle brands; Cattle--Marking; North Dakota--Medora; North Dakota--Elkhorn Ranch; North Dakota--Theodore Roosevelt National Park; Montana--Miles City; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Hagedorn, Hermann, 1882-1964; Ferris, Sylvane M.; Merrifield, Arthur William, 1855-1920; Sewall, William Wingate, 1845-1930; Dow, Wilmot

Date: 1884?

Letter from William Wingate Sewall to S. Y. Sewall

Description:

William Wingate Sewall traveled with the rest of the Roosevelt ranch hands to Minnesota to brand and transport cattle that had been purchased by Theodore Roosevelt. The cattle were then shipped to Medora, Dakota Territory, by rail. Sewall found the work to be "lively and exciting." From Medora the cattle were driven fifty miles to their destination which took around six days. Roosevelt has been with them and he has been "as good a fellow as ever."

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Cattle--Transportation; Cattle drives; Cattle brands; Ranching; Minnesota--Minneapolis; Minnesota--Saint Paul; Minnesota--Fergus Falls; North Dakota--Jamestown; North Dakota--Medora; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Ferris, Joseph A.

Date: 1885-05-17

Letter from George C. Perkins to George B. Cortelyou

Description:

On behalf of Rough Rider J. W. F. Diss, Senator Perkins requests a facsimile of the cattle brands used by President Roosevelt which are to be used on an invitation to the President.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Cattle brands; California; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st; Diss, J. W. F.

Date: 1902-01-15

Note from Theodore Roosevelt to George C. Perkins

Description:

President Roosevelt sends illustrations of the three cattle brands he used while ranching.

Resource Type: Note

Subject: Cattle brands; Ranching

Date: 1902-01-20?

Bill of sale between Theodore Roosevelt and Sylvane M. Ferris

Description:

Bill of sale between President Roosevelt and Sylvane M. Ferris for Roosevelt's 3 cattle brands registered in North Dakota and his cattle.

Resource Type: Legal document

Subject: Cattle trade; Cattle brands; North Dakota

Date: 1902-04-07

Bill of sale from Theodore Roosevelt to Sylvane M. Ferris

Description:

Bill of sale transferring Theodore Roosvelt's cattle and brands to Sylvane M. Ferris.

Resource Type: Legal document

Subject: Ranching; Cattle--Buying; Cattle brands; Livestock brands; North Dakota

Date: 1902-04-07?

Brands of live stock growers--Billings County

Description:

List of livestock brands registered in Billings County, North Dakota.

Resource Type: List

Subject: Livestock brands; Cattle brands; North Dakota--Billings County

Date: 1902?

Cattle branding at the Maltese Cross Ranch

Description:

Photograph of Leo Ray (standing left), Steve Moelyo (seated left), Leo Roberts (seated right), Clifford Greggs (walking), and John Reily (branding) branding cattle at the Maltese Cross Ranch located several miles south of Medora, North Dakota.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Cattle; Ranching; Cowboys; Cattle brands; Cattle--Marking; North Dakota--Billings County; North Dakota--Medora

Date: 1954-05-01

Cattle branding at the Maltese Cross Ranch

Description:

Photograph of John Hild (standing left), Charles McCutchen (branding), Leon Helleckson (on horseback), and Leo Roberts (kneeling right) branding cattle at the Maltese Cross Ranch located several miles south of Medora, North Dakota.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Cattle brands; Cattle; Ranching; Cowboys; Cattle--Marking; North Dakota--Billings County; North Dakota--Medora

Date: 1954-05-01

Letter from Chester L. Brooks to Brand Department

Description:

Chester L. Brooks writes to the Brand Department regarding potential development of a historic ranch in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Brooks mentions reserving the locations that Roosevelt would have used. 

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Cattle; Cattle brands; Ranches; North Dakota--Medora; North Dakota--Theodore Roosevelt National Park; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

Date: 1956-08-03

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