Title: A Hundred And Fifty Dollars For A Section!
Sylvestre Sisneros (Author); Shawn Kelley (Oral Historian); William Penner (Editor)
Sylvestre Sisneros talks about the way his family homesteaded south of Abo ruins during the Depression.
Okay, there was about five sections south of Abo near Chupadero Mesa that they couldn’t dispose of it under the original Homestead Act (which only allowed 160 acres), because the land didn’t have any water. It was good grazing, but it was far ou...