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|What made the cattle drives profitable?
|Railroad - moo moos to the choo choo
|How did the farmers fix cattle & piggies getting trampled by cattle drives riding through their ranges?
|Definitive marking on cattle that indicated who the cattle belong to?
|What are three facts about Buffalo Soldiers?
|1) Discriminated against 2)Worked hard to build roads, forts and map Texas 3) Got their name from the Native Americans.
|Who am I? Son of an American woman captured by the Comanche. I was the last Chief of the Comanche. I assimilated to (adopted) the American culture and convinced other Native Americans to do the same.
|An area of frequent conflict between settlers and Native Americans
|The Texas Frontier
|Who is credited with creating cattle ranching in Texas?
|Spanish ranches were originally used for
|Providing food for people in the missions
|the main job of a Texas cowboy
|Herding cattle with cattle drives
|Who Am I: He was known for creating anti-trust laws to help regulate railroads in Texas. He regulated unfair business practices using Hogg Laws. He was the first governor of Texas who was born in Texas.
|James “Jim” Hogg
|What was the purpose of James Hogg’s Anti-Trust Act?
|To regulate laws about railroads
|Texas moved from _________ farming to ____________ farming
|Texas moved from subsistence farming to commercial farming
|Large ranch that was home of some of the first cattle drives in Texas?
|When Texas become the nation’s highest producer of cotton?
|The Ranching Era
|What group of people Mexicans or Native Americans did Texas see as a 'problem' from the time of Mirabeau Lamar to the Ranching Era?