West Texas and the New Deal: Screwworms, Ranchers, and Banks

When 9:00 AM Thursday, March 2, 2023

Session Chair Brenda Taylor Matthews, Texas Wesleyan University

Presentations by William V. Scott, "Screwworm Eradication in West Texas: Seen through the Eyes of the Canon Ranch," Texas Tech University; George M. Cooper, "Survival of the Fittest: Texas State Banks and the Great Depression," Lone Star College-Montgomery; Leland Turner, "The New Deal in the Texas Grasslands: Ranchers, Cattle Associations and Depression Era Range Policy," Midwestern State University