[Watt Matthews on the Phone at the Airstrip near White Flat]

Description:

Photograph taken in a field at the Matthews Ranch located north of Albany, Texas. Watt Matthews stands in front of a telephone pole holding the receiver to his ear. Weaver Bush and an unidentified cowboy with a bandanna over his face are sitting on horses behind Matthews. A "Bronco" truck is parked on the left in the foreground. In the background, cowboys and a horse are standing behind a horse trailer attached to a truck.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Creation Date: 1960  
Partner(s):
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Usage:
Total Uses: 174
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1960  
Description:

Photograph taken in a field at the Matthews Ranch located north of Albany, Texas. Watt Matthews stands in front of a telephone pole holding the receiver to his ear. Weaver Bush and an unidentified cowboy with a bandanna over his face are sitting on horses behind Matthews. A "Bronco" truck is parked on the left in the foreground. In the background, cowboys and a horse are standing behind a horse trailer attached to a truck.

Note:

Part of the collection "Matthews Ranch," brown leatherette album, 9 x 13 in.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 34 x 23 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Matthews Land and Cattle Company | telephone poles | horse trailers | White Flat
Series Title: Ranch Work, Time-Life Book
Partner:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MATT_1960_0643MLCC
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth65670
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image