Website Byreadymade99 and Robert Spiegelman
My Education, with special thanks to:Betty Bustos, Panhandle Plains Historical Museum, Canyon, Texas
Larry McMurtry, Archer City, Texas
Ninia Ritchie, JA Ranch, Texas
Dee Brown. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.
J. Evetts Haley. Charles Goodnight, Cowman and Plainsman.
P.D. Robertson & R.L. Robertson. Cowman's Country.
Side Panel PhotoOriginal untouched image of Palo Duro Canyon displayed by permission/courtesy of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD). Website: www.tpwd.state.tx.us/. Image copied 1-21-07. Note: Neither this website, nor the information or images as it presents them, are endorsed by the State of Texas or by TPWD.
"Texts" Section: The Song-Poems"Horseback on the Llano Estacado," "Standing Bear's Lament" and "Charles Goodnight, First Looking into Palo Duro Canyon" are included by the kind permission of songwriter/performer Andy Wilkinson. Excerpted from his Charlie Goodnight's Last Night. Visit Andy's engaging Website: Andy Wilkinson Online.
Gallery: Tule Canyon PhotoCaptioned "Equus" and appearing atop the "About" page, it's here courtesy of Bill Mueller. Visit Bill's fine website: Texas Fine Arts.com.
Red River (Mackenzie's Massacre, 1874)A commissioned painting by visionary artist David Sprecher.
[c]Copyright, Robert Spiegelman, 2007. Visit Dave's website at David Sprecher.org