Date: 1933 This black and white photograph shows cattleman Robert H. Hazlett from El Dorado, Kansas with his Grand Champion bull and cow at the American Royal International Shows in Kansas City, Kansas.
Charles Goodnight, the book and movie "Lonesome Dove" is based on his life, March 5,1836 - Dec. 12,1929. Goodnight moved to Texas in 1846 when he was 10 years old. By the time he was 12 he was working as a cowboy and served with the local militia in the many fights against Comanche raiders. In 1857 he joined the Texas Rangers,