Ira Aten, Six and One-Half Years in Ranger Service (Bandera, Texas: Frontier Times, 1945). Deaf Smith County: The Land and Its People (Hereford, Texas: Deaf Smith County Historical Society, 1982). J. Evetts Haley, The XIT Ranch of Texas and the Early Days of the Llano Estacado (Chicago: Lakeside, 1929; rpts., Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1953, 1967). Jack Martin, Border Boss (San Antonio: Naylor, 1942). Harold Preece, Lone Star Man (New York: Hastings House, 1960). Robert W. Stephens, Texas Ranger Sketches (Dallas, 1972). Walter Prescott Webb, The Texas Rangers (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1935; rpt., Austin: University of Texas Press, 1982).
- Law, Law Enforcement, and Outlaws
- Texas Rangers
- Late Nineteenth-Century Texas
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
H. Allen Anderson, “Aten, Ira,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed October 19, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/aten-ira.
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- November 1, 1994
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