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  Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
 County: Fort Bend County, TX
 Decade: 1960-1969
[Letter sent to Mamie George from "The Rosenberg Herald"]

[Letter sent to Mamie George from "The Rosenberg Herald"]

Date: March 25, 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter sent to the Mamie George from "The Rosenberg Herald". The letter has a letterhead with black text that reads: "The Rosenberg Herald" 'Fort Bend County's Leading Newspaper' NO2-3737 Rosenberg, Texas [in black border] Memo From the Desk of Don Bryant Editor-General Mgr." The type written letter reads: " 3/25/60 Dear Mrs. George: Found this in our files - - an aerial picture of your ranch. Thought maybe you'd like to have it. Regards, [signed] Donald B. Bryant, Editor - Gen. Mgr. The Herald-Coaster". An aerial photograph, 2000.048.007b, was enclosed with letter.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch yard]

[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch yard]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard. According to the "1996 George Ranch Historical Park Interpreter Training Manual", the oak tree was planted by Nancy Jones in 1824. Picnic table with two benches in right foreground. Small white pump house with tank to left of tree trunk. Wooden fence in left background, wire fence from center to right background. A smaller oak tree to the right of photo has ferns planted around it. Long white building in extends from left center to right edge of photograph. Written on back of .001 in ink: "AP George Ranch 192". 001 also has an alternate ID 77.84.101 and was listed in the Fort Bend Museum with this number as being "given to the George Foundation 7-16-82".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree]

[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard. According to the "1996 George Ranch Historical Park Interpreter Training Manual", the oak tree was planted in 1824 by Nancy Jones. A ladder can be seen near the bottom branches on the left side of the tree with a picnic table near the ladder. There are two wooden picnic tables and two white benches in right corner. Shrubs in foreground. Partial view of a white building on right. Wooden fence leads to George barns (roof tops visible in left to center background). A small white pump house is almost obscured by the trunk of the tree near center. The storage tank sits to the right of the pump house. Long white building on other side of wire fence in left background. Written on back of photograph in blue ink: "Oak Tree at Georges 100 yrs old-". Stamped on back of photograph in black: "Photograph by David J. & Mattie V. Morris Box 428 S. Houston, Texas 2709".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard]

[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard. According to the "1996 George Ranch Historical Park Interpreter Training Manual" the tree was planted in 1824 by Nancy Jones. Four chairs made from tree stumps in foreground; three men are standing near a truck with tall platform and cables on back (water well truck?) can be seen to right rear of tree (partially obscured by a shrub in foreground). Partial view of a white building on left; small white wooden building on left between trees. Wooden fence in center background; white building partially visible in right background. (Photograph 2000.037.015 is similar, however, men near truck are in different positions). Stamped in blue on back: Photograph by David J. Morris Houston Post, Houston, Texas".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard]

[Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard]

Date: 1961
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Nancy Jones oak tree in the George Ranch house yard. According to the "1996 George Ranch Historical Park Interpreter Training Manual", the oak tree was planted by Nancy Jones in 1824. Picnic table with two benches in right foreground. Small white pump house with tank to left of tree trunk. Wooden fence in left background, wire fence from center to right background. A smaller oak tree to the right of photo has ferns planted around it. Long white building in extends from left center to right edge of photograph. Written on back of .001 in ink: "AP George Ranch 192". 001 also has an alternate ID 77.84.101 and was listed in the Fort Bend Museum with this number as being "given to the George Foundation 7-16-82".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph a herd of cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

[Photograph a herd of cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Date: 1968 - 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph a herd of cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. The cattle include Santa Gertrudis, white Brahman, and white faced cattle. There is a creek along the left side of the photograph with a bridge in left background. Three trees in pasture. Road (Fm 762) in background. Trees on other side of road. Back of photo in pencil: "600-17". Stamped in back in green "The Cattleman 410 E. Weatherford Fort Worth, Texas File No. [in ink] 600-17".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis cow - full side view]

[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis cow - full side view]

Date: 1968 - 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis cow standing (full side view, cow facing the camera) next to a stock pen and white wooden barn. The cow has the "O" brand in two placed near his left leg. The brand was Polly Ryon's and was used by the George Ranch. Written on back in pencil: "600-13". Stamped in green on back: "The Cattleman 410 E. Weatherford Fort Worth, Texas File no. [in ink] 600-13".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull in a pasture on the George Ranch]

[Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Date: 1968 - 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a Santa Gertrudis bull in a pasture on the George Ranch. The bull is in full side view and is facing the camera. He appears to only have one (right) horn. There are several other cows laying in the grass in the background. Trees on right and left background. Image is slightly blurred and faded or overexposed.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of four Santa Gertrudis cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

[Photograph of four Santa Gertrudis cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Date: 1968 - 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of four Santa Gertrudis cattle (all facing camera) in a pasture on the George Ranch. There is a white house with wooden stock pen and bar with wooden stock pen in right background. White wooden feeder in left background. Trees in background. Written on back of photo in pencil: "600-5" and stamped in green on back "The Cattleman 410 E. Weatherford Fort worth, Texas File No. [in ink] 600-5".
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Photograph of a herd of predominantly Santa Gertrudis cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

[Photograph of a herd of predominantly Santa Gertrudis cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Date: 1968 - 1971
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a herd of predominantly Santa Gertrudis cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. The two Santa Gertrudis in the foreground are facing the camera. Trees in background.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
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