Merlyn Gail Kothmann and Grand Champion Steer

Description:

Photograph of Merlyn Gail Kothmann wearing a short-sleeved pantsuit and holding the lead rope of a Grand Champion steer. She is holding the winning banner on the steer's back. In the background are two old cars and an old truck.

Creator(s): Smith, Guy E.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1944
Partner(s):
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 131
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Smith, Guy E.

220 West 12th St., Kansas City, Missouri

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1944
  • Digitized: December 12, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1944  
Description:

Photograph of Merlyn Gail Kothmann wearing a short-sleeved pantsuit and holding the lead rope of a Grand Champion steer. She is holding the winning banner on the steer's back. In the background are two old cars and an old truck.

Note:

Typed on the back of the photograph is, "Surprise---1st Hereford steer-900-1025--champ. Hereford steer & gr. champ. steer of the show--Fort Worth show 1944 Merlyn Gail Kothmann, Mason, Texas".

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 6.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Hereford cattle | harnesses | cows | stock shows | livestock shows | livestock expositions | Hereford steers | Grand Champion Steers | champion steers | young women | pantsuits | banners
Partner:
Cattle Raisers Museum
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth43951
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public