Charles Franklin Martell: Pre-1940’s Ranching Division nominee 2019

Charles Franklin Martell 1885-1966 This short biography appears in the The Cowboy Chronicle, Volume 23 Issue 1.       In 1908 a young man left his family dairy farm in New York going west to fulfill his dream in western North Dakota. Charles Martell arrived with nothing, worked for his...

Biography of George W. Nohle

The Link children told the story about when Nohle’s cattle would get through the fences and out of one of his sections. They would chase the animals back in and then ride over to the Nohle ranch to report it. For their trouble they would...

Biography of Andrew J. Nohle

When Nohle began to establish himself the area was new and untamed. His cattle ranged up the Missouri River and over the region to the Canadian border. The Nohle Ranch became quite an achievement and an outstanding farm in the Yellowstone Valley....

Biography of Charles Franklin Martell

In August, 1908 a young man traveled from his home in New York to North Dakota. He got off the stage operated by his uncle, George Nohle, and walked the last seven miles to his uncle’s ranch. ...