Buckaroo! The Hispanic Heritage of the High Desert. Robert Boyd.

Buckaroo! The Hispanic Heritage of the High Desert

Bend, Oregon: The High Desert Museum, 2004. 1st. Paperback. First Edition. 4to. 37 pp. Color and black & white photo-reproductions. Stiff illustrated softcover in fine condition. Item #17624

Cataloge for exhibition held at the Western Folklife Center Wiegand Gallery November 2003 through November 16, 2008. Buckaroo! traces the California vaquero roots of the working buckaroo of the High Desert through a memorable collection of historic and contemporary imagery and artifacts, including photography by Charles A. Blakeslee and Kurt Markus. "...captures the vast landscapes of the High Desert, and thesolitary, satisfying lives of horsemen (and horsewomen!) who maintain a distinct heritage with important traditions...reveals the origins and contemporary challenges of life in the buckaroo heartland of northern Nevada, southwestern Idaho and southeastern Oregon." - Introductions.

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