Nebraska Authors

Glenn R. Vernam

Born 1896 KS (USA)

Died 1980

"I was raised in a south-western Nebraska soddy... 10 miles south of Stockville, 13 1/2 miles north of Indianola, and 3 1/2 miles northwest of the now-vanished Post Office and store of Freedom...." Vernam wrote comprehensive histories of man on horseback and western saddles.

Places Lived

Boyhood on Nebraska ranch, Frontier County, Nebraska
Joseph, OR

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Horses and Horsemanship


Man on Horseback: The story of the Mounted Man from the Scythians to the American Cowboy 1972.
They Saddled the West. (Co-author with Lee M. Rice) 1974.

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