[Cowboys Holding and Injecting a Calf]

Description:

Photograph of cowboys holding a restrained calf for an injection. A cowboy on the bottom left (Watt Matthews) holds the animal by the muzzle and behind the ear while the man on the right injects it with a needle. A third man stands with his arms crossed. The calf is being held in a metal cage structure. More cattle can be seen in a pen across the yard.

Creator(s): Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Location(s): United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Creation Date: 1950~  
Partner(s):
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Usage:
Total Uses: 22
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1950~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1950~  
Description:

Photograph of cowboys holding a restrained calf for an injection. A cowboy on the bottom left (Watt Matthews) holds the animal by the muzzle and behind the ear while the man on the right injects it with a needle. A third man stands with his arms crossed. The calf is being held in a metal cage structure. More cattle can be seen in a pen across the yard.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Lambshead Ranch | Matthews Land and Cattle Company | calves
Series Title: Cow Work
Partner:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MATT_1950-51_0019SBW
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth65655
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image