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The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 91, July 1987 - April, 1988

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 91, July 1987 - April, 1988

Date: 1987/1988
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 583.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
A Frontier Doctor

A Frontier Doctor

Date: 1929
Creator: Hoyt, Henry Franklin
Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Henry Franklin Hoyt chronicles his family's history, his upbringing on a small farm in Minnesota, his work as a surgeon in New Mexico, Chicago, California, Texas and the Philippines, along with many other miscellaneous adventures.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
Texas Surgeon: an Autobiography

Texas Surgeon: an Autobiography

Date: 1958
Creator: Atkinson, Donald Taylor
Description: This autobiographical account of Dr. Donald Taylor Atkinson tells "the story of the life of a world-renowned doctor who overcame tremendous financial obstacles in order to gain an education" (vii). The author chronicles his family's history, his upbringing in Canada, as well as his journey towards becoming a surgeon in Texas.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
[Gold pin that states: "SAN ANTONIO - CHICAGO"]

[Gold pin that states: "SAN ANTONIO - CHICAGO"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Gold pin that states: "SAN ANTONIO (separated by a long sword) CHICAGO" A small piece of gold ribbon attached at bottom. Old Object Term: Commemorative pin
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Gold colored medal]

[Gold colored medal]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Medal. Gold colored metal. Front reads "UNION STOCK YARDS AND TRANSIT CO. CHICAGO ILLINOIS. THE GREATEST LIVE STOCK MARKET IN THE WORLD CHICAGO SETS THE PACE WATCH CHICAGO'S PROGRESS SHIP YOUR STOCK TO CHICAGO KEEP YOUR (symbol for eye) ON CHICAGO" Old Object Term: Commemorative pin, livestock
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Six tiered metal livestock pin]

[Six tiered metal livestock pin]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Six tiered metal pin. Each link has a different animal image on it and are connected to each other by a small chain. The final link is circular and states: "STEER YOUR STOCK TO CLAY ROBINSON & CO. HOUSES AT SIX LEADING MARKETS". On back, first link states: "OUR RECORD". Second link states: "HIGHEST SALE ON RECORD AT CHICAGO FOR BEEF CATTLE DEC. 6.00 __$15.50". Third link states: "HIGHEST SALE ON RECORD AT SOUTH OMAHA FOR RANGE CATTLE AUG. 11.02__$6.35". Fourth link states: "HIGHEST SALE ON RECORD AT CHICAGO FOR A STRAIGHT DROVE OF RANGE CATTLE SEP. 29,02 $7.25". Fifth link states: "TRY US". On back of circular link: "CLAY, ROBINSON & CO. SUCCESSFUL SELLERS OF STOCK". Old Object Term: Commemorative pin
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Medal and button connected by a red ribbon reads "FORT WORTH CHICAGO"]

[Medal and button connected by a red ribbon reads "FORT WORTH CHICAGO"]

Date: January 20, 1898
Creator: unknown
Description: Medal and button connected by a red ribbon. Medal decorated with American flags, reads "FORT WORTH CHICAGO." Button reads "EXCURSION TO MEXICO VIA SOUTHERN PACIFIC - SUNSET ROUTE Jan'y 20th, '98" with longhorn in center. 1898. Old Object Term: Commemorative ribbon, livestock
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
[Medal with American flag design]

[Medal with American flag design]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Medal with American flag design. "FORT WORTH CHICAGO". Just a very small scrap of ribbon left. Very similar to GRF1999.002.014 Old Object Term: Commemorative pin, livestock
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
Hughie Long on a Bull

Hughie Long on a Bull

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Hughie Long hangs on as he rides a bucking bull during Chicago's World Fair in 1933.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
[Portrait of Dora and Carrie Lee in Striped Dresses]

[Portrait of Dora and Carrie Lee in Striped Dresses]

Date: 1890~
Creator: Harvey
Description: Photograph of Dora and Carrie Lee wearing striped dresses with white neck pieces. The picture has a vignette effect that reveals the girls from the chest up only. "For Susie Matthews, Dora and Carrie Lee" is written on the reverse side.
Contributing Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
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