[Cowboys Eating]

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Photograph of cowboys of the Escarbada Outfit, a division of the XIT Ranch, eating a meal on the ground next to a chuck wagon. The man second from the left is William Loving Ross, who worked there in 1901.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 7 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1901.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection and was provided by Deaf Smith County Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 733 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Deaf Smith County Library

The Deaf Smith County Library collections include the Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection, consisting of photographic negatives documenting the history, people, businesses, and ranches of Deaf Smith County. Also included are two local history books: Deaf Smith County: The Land and Its People and A History of Deaf Smith County, featuring Pioneer Families, as well as local souvenir guides. This project is supported in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Description

Photograph of cowboys of the Escarbada Outfit, a division of the XIT Ranch, eating a meal on the ground next to a chuck wagon. The man second from the left is William Loving Ross, who worked there in 1901.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 6 x 7 cm.

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Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection

Photographer Bill Bradly documented the people and businesses of the Deaf Smith County area and created preservation negatives of historic photographs, which were later donated by the Bradly family. This collection richly illustrates Texas's cattle and farming tradition. Funding was provided in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • 1901

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  • May 24, 2006, 10:40 a.m.

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  • Oct. 31, 2013, 11:42 a.m.

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[Cowboys Eating], photograph, 1901; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth13597/: accessed December 9, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.