Grand Champion Hereford Steer, Fort Worth 1947

Description:

Photograph of the Champion Hereford Steer at the Fort Worth Fat Stock Show. Standing behind the steer, from left to right, is Jack Turner, W.A. King, Dean Blizzard, Irene Rich, W.R. Watt, Patsy Moody and Mrs. George Prock. Patsy Moody is holding a ribbon and Irene Rich is wearing a hat and fur coat. The men are all wearing coats, hats and neckties. The steer has two banners on it's back. The first banner reads, "Grand Champion Steer, Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show, Fort Worth 1947" and the second reads, "Champion Hereford Steer Show, Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show, Fort Worth 1947".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1947  
Partner(s):
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 429
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1947
  • Digitized: January 30, 2009
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1947  
Description:

Photograph of the Champion Hereford Steer at the Fort Worth Fat Stock Show. Standing behind the steer, from left to right, is Jack Turner, W.A. King, Dean Blizzard, Irene Rich, W.R. Watt, Patsy Moody and Mrs. George Prock. Patsy Moody is holding a ribbon and Irene Rich is wearing a hat and fur coat. The men are all wearing coats, hats and neckties. The steer has two banners on it's back. The first banner reads, "Grand Champion Steer, Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show, Fort Worth 1947" and the second reads, "Champion Hereford Steer Show, Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show, Fort Worth 1947".

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "Grand Champion Hereford Steer, Fort Worth 1947, LtoR Jack Turner, sec. "Amer Hereford" Breeders Assn, W.A. King, Livestock Supt., Dean Blizzard Okla A&M, spectator, Irene Rich, W.R. Watt, Pres of Show, Patsy Moody owner, Fort Stockton and Mrs. George Prock, Dallas, sister of Patsy".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 10.0 in. X 8.0 in.

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Keyword(s): Cattle Raisers Museum | Donna Anna G | Herefords | Hereford Steers | Bridles | Harnesses | Steers | Champion Hereford Steers | Hereford Steers | Fat Stock Shows | Stock Shows | Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Shows | Banners | Fur Coats | Hats | Cowboy Hats | Ribbons | Gloves | Suits | Ties | Neckties
Partner:
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth43590
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image