A Trek to "The Spade"

Coming Soon

Resources

Traveling

Museums and Historical Societies

Readings about the History of the Cattle Industry on the High Plains [available in the Resources Room at the CF Coffee Gallery]

  • The Nebraska Sandhills: The Human Landscape by Charles Barron McIntosh
  • Longhorns Bring Culture by August Herman Schatz
  • Call of the Range by Nellie Snyder Yost
  • The Cattle Towns by Robert R. Dykstra
  • The Cattlemen by Mari Sandoz
  • Reminiscences of a Ranchman by Edgar Bronson Beeson
  • Bartlett Richards: Nebraska Sandhills Cattlemen by Bartlett Richards, Jr.
  • Lawrence Bixby: Preserver of the Old Spade Ranch by Ruth VanAckeren and Robert M. Howard
  • Born A Rebel: The Life and Times of Nebraska Cattleman Charles Franklin Coffee by Jamie W. Bell
  • John Clay, Jr: Commission man, Banker and Rancher by Lawrence M. Woods
  • A History of Banking in Nebraska, 1854 – 1990 by Ben Haller, Jr.