Sweetwater House hotel, Sweetwater, Texas, ca. 1880's

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Men on horses outside the Sweetwater House hotel in Sweetwater, Texas, ca. 1880's. It was a cowboy hotel where men from the Tucson Land and Cattle Company Ranch, Bunton Ranch, Arlington Cattle Company, D.Q. and 9R Ranches would stay until the wagons began running again. The cowboy pictured on the left is Rick Burns, and the other one on his horse is Lang Aycock.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Nolan County - Sweetwater
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 836
Past 30 days: 26
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: May 8, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Nolan County - Sweetwater
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1880 to 1890
Description:

Men on horses outside the Sweetwater House hotel in Sweetwater, Texas, ca. 1880's. It was a cowboy hotel where men from the Tucson Land and Cattle Company Ranch, Bunton Ranch, Arlington Cattle Company, D.Q. and 9R Ranches would stay until the wagons began running again. The cowboy pictured on the left is Rick Burns, and the other one on his horse is Lang Aycock.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w 6.25 in. x 4.5 in.

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Keyword(s): Sweetwater House
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-12-8B
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38286
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public