Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Place: Sid Richardson Museum
Contact: Leslie Thompson at lthompson@SidRichardsonMuseum.org or 817.332.6554 if you have any questions.
Explore the Impact of Vaqueros in Cowboy Culture
In their artwork, Charles Russell & Frederic Remington often depicted cowboys, the icons of the American West. Many of the practices and tools used by Anglo cowboys originate from the traditions of the vaquero, or Mexican cowhand. In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, join us as historian Doug Harman explores the history and culture of the vaqueros and their unique contributions to Fort Worth.