cattle boom

By codee
  • Jan 1, 1500

    importating cattle

    spanards imported cattle from spain
  • breeding

    texans interbreeded spanish cattle with english cattle to make what is now the texas long horn
  • long drive

    George Duffiled headed longdrive
  • railheads

    railheades were made. railheads are towns located on a railroad
  • bussiness

    bussiness was very large for cattle bussiness
  • cattle towns

    cattle towns attracted many people like layers and docters, they even built schools for kids and hired teachers
  • barbed wire

    joseph glidden pattented barbed wire
  • cattle

    cattle brought $35 a head in chicago
  • cattle

    cattle brought $8 a head
  • the end

    the cattle boom started to die off