141 Ranch

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Filmed in black and white and color, this amateur film presents in six chapters the daily routine of several young ranchers on Ranch 141: Southern Settings, Streams and Stones, Boys and Broncos, The Dangerous Debut of an Unbroken Cult, Color in the Corral, and Fragment of a Melodrama. The film shows these young men working cattle and horses on the ranch and also back at home with unidentified men and women. In "Fragment of a Melodrama" a man dressed up as a Native American and startles a rancher. The film concludes with young men riding their horses toward the camera. … continued below

Physical Description

1 film (16 min., 28 sec.) : si., b&w and col. ; 16 mm.

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Stewart, Peter Pauls Creation Date: Unknown.

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This video is part of the collection entitled: Spotlight on North Texas and was provided by the UNT Media Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1229 times. More information about this video can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: 141 Ranch
  • Added Title: Case Label: 27, 141 B+W

Description

Filmed in black and white and color, this amateur film presents in six chapters the daily routine of several young ranchers on Ranch 141: Southern Settings, Streams and Stones, Boys and Broncos, The Dangerous Debut of an Unbroken Cult, Color in the Corral, and Fragment of a Melodrama. The film shows these young men working cattle and horses on the ranch and also back at home with unidentified men and women. In "Fragment of a Melodrama" a man dressed up as a Native American and startles a rancher. The film concludes with young men riding their horses toward the camera. According to donor, Elizabeth Wally, 141 Ranch was located south of Interstate 10 between Kerville and Junction, near the town of Segovia. The ranch was located 141 miles from Austin.

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1 film (16 min., 28 sec.) : si., b&w and col. ; 16 mm.

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Spotlight on North Texas

Digitized materials from "Spotlight on North Texas," a community history and regional media preservation project, include home movies, television news footage, and photographs that document activities in the state of Texas and beyond. This project was funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities Common Heritage grant program.

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  • Dec. 16, 2016, 7:14 p.m.

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  • April 12, 2018, 5:43 p.m.

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Stewart, Peter Pauls. 141 Ranch, video, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc942776/: accessed September 17, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Media Library.

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