[Richard Avedon in the Reynolds Bend Schoolhouse]

Description:

Photograph of Richard Avedon inside the Reynolds Bend schoolhouse. He stands to the right of a wooden desk with one hand resting on the desk. On the wall behind him are two chalkboards positioned between wooden shelves. There are chalk drawings of buffalo skulls and animals by Bill Cauble on the left chalkboard. "Bryant" is written next to a heart on the right chalkboard. In the foreground is a pipe stove. The room has wood floors and wood benches on either side.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Creation Date: 1981~  
Partner(s):
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Usage:
Total Uses: 274
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1981~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Shackelford County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1981~  
Description:

Photograph of Richard Avedon inside the Reynolds Bend schoolhouse. He stands to the right of a wooden desk with one hand resting on the desk. On the wall behind him are two chalkboards positioned between wooden shelves. There are chalk drawings of buffalo skulls and animals by Bill Cauble on the left chalkboard. "Bryant" is written next to a heart on the right chalkboard. In the foreground is a pipe stove. The room has wood floors and wood benches on either side.

Note:

Identifier on the back of the photograph is MLCC_c1981_0019MLCC. Writer/photographer Laura Wilson was famed photographer Richard Avedon's scout for subjects for his book, The West. She brought him to Lambshead where he made a series of photos of Watt Matthews and other family and cowboys. Laura Wilson is the author of Watt Matthews of Lambshead.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 18 x 13 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Lambshead Ranch | Reynolds Bend
Series Title: Richard Avedon and Laura Wilson
Partner:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MATT_c1981_0019MLCC
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth65750
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image