Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Resident of Weed, New Mexico; born in Missouri and moved to Texas in 1881.
Summary of Interview
Biographical data; travel to Texas in a covered wagon; experiences as a cowboy at the XIT ranch; went to New Mexico in 1882; talks about Pat Garrett; Billy the Kid; Oliver Lee; Jim Gillialand; the Judge Fountain killing; early days in Weed, El Paso and Alamagordo; dances; Hot Springs (now Truth or Consequences) and La Luz, New Mexico.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Interview with Kerbey S. Weems by Unknown, 1960, "Interview no. 488.2," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.
See also: Interview 488.1