"Basque Sheepherders"

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Title

"Basque Sheepherders"

Description

An history and analysis of the life of Basque sheepherders from the 1850s into the mid-20th century. Particular emphasis is placed on the experience of those in Elko County, Nevada, in the 20th century as recounted in personal interviews with former Basque sheepherders in the Elko area. Interviewees included Jean-Baptiste Ardans, Anna Hachquet, Frank Lespade, and Loyd Sorenson.

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Creator

Elva Aylesworth

Source

Northeastern Nevada Historical Society Quarterly 94.4 (Winter 1994): 200-208.

Publisher

Northeastern Nevada Museum

Date

Winter 1994

Contributor

Gretchen Skivington [GBC]; Scott A. Gavorsky [VHC]

Rights

VHC Deposit Agreement on file:
http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/185
[administrator access only]

Language

English

Coverage

1850 - 1950

Files

Citation

Elva Aylesworth, “"Basque Sheepherders",” Virtual Humanities Center at Great Basin College, accessed November 24, 2017, http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/171.