[President Taft at Taft Ranch]

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Cropped copy-photograph of a group of men gathered around two prize shorthorn cows at Taft Ranch. President William Howard Taft is identified as the third man from the left. In the background, there is a wooden fence around a wooden barn with open doors.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm.

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Burton & Danforth Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Bell/Whittington Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 824 times , with 27 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Bell/Whittington Public Library

Bell Whittington Public Library presents a collection of photographs from San Patricio and Nueces Counties, including images of the 1919 hurricane, portraits of early residents of the county, hunting photos and President Taft's visit to a local ranch in 1909.

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Description

Cropped copy-photograph of a group of men gathered around two prize shorthorn cows at Taft Ranch. President William Howard Taft is identified as the third man from the left. In the background, there is a wooden fence around a wooden barn with open doors.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 14 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: BWPL_BW0121
  • Accession or Local Control No: 6-A5
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth104980

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History, 2010 is comprised of photographs, postcards, maps, letters, yearbooks, and other materials that reflect on bygone eras of Texas history.

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  • July 26, 2010, 5:10 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Burton & Danforth. [President Taft at Taft Ranch], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth104980/: accessed January 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Bell/Whittington Public Library.