Lockhart's Jack Myers drove his first herd of Longhorns north to Salt Lake City. The first post-Civil War cattle drives from Central Texas went in many directions, including east. Here, "stock-farmers" and "stock-drivers" guide their Longhorns across a river near the Texas/Louisiana border. "Cowboys" didn't come into common use until the 1880s. From Harper's Weekly, October 19, 1867. The sketch is by the noted Civil War battlefield artist, A.R. Waud.


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