Eugene Manlove Rhodes

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Birthday
19, 1869
Birthplace
Nebraska
Death Date
Jun 27, 1934 (65)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
19, 1869
Birthplace
Nebraska
Death Date
Jun 27, 1934 (65)

About

An American writer of cowboy fiction, he is known for such works as Good Men and True (1910), Bransford in Arcadia (1914), and Beyond the Desert (1934).

Before Fame

He worked as a stonemason and road builder before publishing his debut novel in 1910.

Trivia

He earned the nickname of the "cowboy chronicler."

Family Life

He was born in Nebraska, and he moved to New Mexico in the early 1880s. In 1899, he married May Louise Davison Purple.

Associated With

He and Owen Wister both wrote stories about cowboys.