[In Camp, the Texas Cattle Trade]

[In Camp, the Texas Cattle Trade]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: A drawing from a magazine. The drawing has a caption that says "In Camp. The Texas Cattle Trade" at the bottom. The drawing is of people camping out by a tent while the sun is setting.
Contributing Partner: George Ranch Historical Park
Surveyors Breaking Camp, 1906

Surveyors Breaking Camp, 1906

Date: March 9, 1906
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of some surveyors breaking camp on March 9, 1906.
Contributing Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum
Tabernacle at Bloys

Tabernacle at Bloys

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a view of a campground from what appears to be an unpaved road. To the far left, there are some trees in front of a long building with the sides propped up . Behind it, to the right, there are white tents interspersed among trees and what appears to be an old-style automobile. To the far right, there are more trees and another car. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Tabernacle at Bloys."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[People Near a Tent]

[People Near a Tent]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: In this photograph, there is an older woman and a little boy standing in front of a tent. In the foreground, there is the back of what appears to be a covered wagon to the left and a tree to the right. The tree has a bucket suspended near the branches and several objects piled around the base including a group of lanterns. Behind the tree, there is a white tent with a flap pulled back and a chair visible inside. The people are standing near the opening of the tent. the woman is wearing a long black dress with a white ruffle at the collar and a black hat. The little boy is wearing a light-colored suit and tall black boots. There is a hill in the background. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Occupants of a tent. Sleeping quarters in a hack."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[View of a Campground]

[View of a Campground]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a panoramic view of a campground amongst a group of trees. In the foreground, there is a field covered in short grass. The campground consists of many different sizes and shapes of tents (most of them are white) and several buildings that look a little more permanent. There are also many old-style automobiles parked near the tents and some are hitched to small wagons. Behind the camp, there are more trees and mountains in the distance.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Tents at Bloys Campground]

[Tents at Bloys Campground]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows several white tents set up in a field of grass, partially obscured by trees and bushes. Behind the tents, there are more trees and mountains in the distance. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph: "Canvas tents at Bloys."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Camp Reading Room]

[Camp Reading Room]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows several buildings surrounded by trees. In the foreground, there is a tree in front of a building covered in metal siding. There is a white door on the building with two signs; over the door, one sign says, "Reading Room 120" and to the right of the door, the second sign says, "Billy Jo Camp Memorial Building 1964." To the right, behind the first building there is another building, partially visible, which is is open on the front and appears to be used as storage. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Billy Jo camp reading room."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Camp Cabins]

[Camp Cabins]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows a group of white buildings with trees amongst them. To the left, there is a low wall built of bricks and covered by a white roof of metal siding; behind, there is a tree and at least one other building. To the right, there is another building and tree, and, in the foreground, the patio of a third building which is otherwise not visible in the picture. The ground appears to be gravel with some yellow scrub. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Present day cabins."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Camp Reading Room]

[Camp Reading Room]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph shows several buildings surrounded by trees. In the foreground, there is a tree in front of a building covered in metal siding. There is a white door on the building with two signs; over the door, one sign says, "Reading Room 120" and to the right of the door, the second sign says, "Billy Jo Camp Memorial Building 1964." To the right, behind the first building there is another building, partially visible, which is is open on the front and appears to be used as storage. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Billy Jo camp reading room."
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Striking Camp]

[Striking Camp]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: In this photograph, there are several groups of men and they appear to be disassembling the tents used at the campgrounds. In the front of the photograph, to the far left, there is a wooden chair with a stack of folded objects on top of it. The men are spread out and there are several white canvas tarps and posts laying on the ground. In the background, there are trees and what appear to be automobiles.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
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