The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm Essay

 Collection
Identifier: NC1340

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a typed copy of James K. Wallace's essay "The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm." Also included is a printout of a blog post regarding the article by Joan Snipe published in 2006.

Dates

  • 2006

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Historical Note

James K. Wallace camped with an old Basque herder in Nevada and wrote about the experience for the National Wool Growers Association. The essay was originally published in the journal National Wool Grower in December 1949. It was reprinted in Reader's Digest in June 1950 and again in July 1980, as well as in The Oregon Desert in 2003.

Extent

7 Leaves (2 items)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

James K. Wallace camped with an old Basque herder in Nevada and wrote about the experience for the National Wool Growers Association. The collection contains a typed copy of James K. Wallace's essay "The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm" and a printout of Joan Snipe's blog post about it, published in 2006.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Robyn Powers in January 2013.
Title
Guide to The Basque Sheepherder and the Shepherd Psalm Essay
Status
Completed
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
September 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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