• Creator
  • Skinner-NW Air Tour 1931 3.mov; Hanley, William D. (1861-1935) Dorothy Hester Billie Brown Helen Brown Less Bowman
  • Description
  • Clip title supplied by cataloger. Information about the 1931 Pacific Northwest Air Tour vsiting Nampa, Idaho, can be found at the following website: http://northweststates-greenhat6.blogspot.com/2009/07/pacific-northwest-states-air-tour-nampa.html William D. Hanley (known as Bill Hanley) (1861-1935) was a pioneer rancher in Harney County in southeastern Oregon. He owned several ranches between Burns, Oregon and Harney Lake. Together, his prope... more
    Clip title supplied by cataloger. Information about the 1931 Pacific Northwest Air Tour vsiting Nampa, Idaho, can be found at the following website: http://northweststates-greenhat6.blogspot.com/2009/07/pacific-northwest-states-air-tour-nampa.html William D. Hanley (known as Bill Hanley) (1861-1935) was a pioneer rancher in Harney County in southeastern Oregon. He owned several ranches between Burns, Oregon and Harney Lake. Together, his properties comprised one of the largest privately owned cattle operations in the United States. Hanley was also a progressive thinker and well known host. Among his personal friends were leading political figures, fellow cattle barons, industrialist, writers, and artists including Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, William Jennings Bryan, Peter French, James J. Hill, CES Wood, and Will Rogers. Hanley���s progressive political views led him to run for Governor of Oregon and the United States Senate. A strong advocate of wildlife conservation,... less
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    Digital streaming QuickTime video file made from DVD, by Special Collections, February 11, 2011, using Quick Time, version 7.6.5
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    3 mins., 58 sec
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