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== References ==
== References ==
* San Francisco Chronicle, "Passing of Last Pony Expressman." (Obituary of Louis Dean), March 30, 1913, p. 28.  Louis Dean, [[Louis Gerlach]] and Henry Flak bought the Ward Brother's Cattle Outfit in 1884.  The purchase included water rights from [[Pyramid Lake]] to the Oregon border.  Louis Dean was not the last Pony Expressman, see Christopher Corbett, "[http://books.google.com/books?id=vkhIaLf3VsgC&pg=PT230&lpg=PT230&dq=%22Louis+Dean%22+nevada+pony+express&source=bl&ots=gBPjp5m1MI&sig=lNQPd0Jihb_KKfHR8LCtHPZjfaE&hl=en&sa=X&ei=zcCXUa_rI8mrigKgnIGYBQ&ved=0CCsQ6AEwAA Orphans Preferred: The Twisted Truth and Lasting Legend of the Pony Express]."
* San Francisco Chronicle, "Passing of Last Pony Expressman." (Obituary of Louis Dean), March 30, 1913, p. 28.  Louis Dean, [[Louis Gerlach]] and Henry Flak bought the Ward Brother's Cattle Outfit in 1884.  The purchase included water rights from [[Pyramid Lake]] to the Oregon border.  Louis Dean was not the last Pony Expressman, see Christopher Corbett, "[http://books.google.com/books?id=vkhIaLf3VsgC&pg=PT230&lpg=PT230&dq=%22Louis+Dean%22+nevada+pony+express&source=bl&ots=gBPjp5m1MI&sig=lNQPd0Jihb_KKfHR8LCtHPZjfaE&hl=en&sa=X&ei=zcCXUa_rI8mrigKgnIGYBQ&ved=0CCsQ6AEwAA Orphans Preferred: The Twisted Truth and Lasting Legend of the Pony Express]."
* Dean was to be the business manager and the sale was for $150,000.<ref>"[https://newspaperarchive.com/reno-evening-gazette-apr-25-1884-p-3/ A Big Sale]," Reno Evening Gazette, April 25, 1884, p. 3</ref>
* San Francisco Chronicle, "Stockton Cattlemen Buy Out Nevada Firm," April 11, 1906, p. 5. The Ward Land and Stock Company of Stockton sold all of its ranches and stock to the "Gerlach Live Stock Company" for $100,000.  The deal included 5000 acres of ranch land, "several thousand acres of grazing and an immense number of cattle".  The buying firm already had ranges near [[Deep Hole]].
* San Francisco Chronicle, "Stockton Cattlemen Buy Out Nevada Firm," April 11, 1906, p. 5. The Ward Land and Stock Company of Stockton sold all of its ranches and stock to the "Gerlach Live Stock Company" for $100,000.  The deal included 5000 acres of ranch land, "several thousand acres of grazing and an immense number of cattle".  The buying firm already had ranges near [[Deep Hole]].
* "[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/106403397/gerlach-land-and-livestock-company/ James Raser from the Gerlach Land and Livestock Company arrived from California]," January 25, 1908, Nevada State Journal.
* "[https://www.newspapers.com/clip/106403397/gerlach-land-and-livestock-company/ James Raser from the Gerlach Land and Livestock Company arrived from California]," January 25, 1908, Nevada State Journal.

Latest revision as of 12:39, 8 August 2022

The name of the Gerlach Land and Livestock Company is also reported as the "Gerlach Land and Cattle Company."

Thornton states that after the death of Louis Gerlach, "the Gerlach Land and Livestock was broken up and sold to a man by the name of Ed Waltz." See Gerlach and Waltz Ranch.

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