Hay Gathering on Hiram Black Ranch

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Photograph of ranch hands gathering hay on the Hiram Black Ranch. In the center is a man riding a horse-drawn piece of equipment with two horses, one white, one dark. There is a pile of hay in front of the horses. The man wears a white shirt and cowboy hat. On the right side of the frame is another man riding a horse-drawn plow with two dark horses. He wears a cowboy hat. On the far left side of the frame is a third man on a plow with horses. In the foreground is a field of cut hay. The ... continued below

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 6.5 in. X 4.5 in. mounted to 9.0 in. X 7.0 in.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Wolf Creek Heritage Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 46 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

The Wolf Creek Heritage Museum partnered with us to provide access to materials that document the history of Lipscomb County. Materials include photographs of early citizens, tornado damage from the devastating storms of 1947 and 1949, and ranching. The collections also include two books: Lipscomb County Cemeteries and A History of Lipscomb County, Texas, 1876-1976.

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Description

Photograph of ranch hands gathering hay on the Hiram Black Ranch. In the center is a man riding a horse-drawn piece of equipment with two horses, one white, one dark. There is a pile of hay in front of the horses. The man wears a white shirt and cowboy hat. On the right side of the frame is another man riding a horse-drawn plow with two dark horses. He wears a cowboy hat. On the far left side of the frame is a third man on a plow with horses. In the foreground is a field of cut hay. The background shows large open land and a sky with clouds.

Physical Description

One photographic image, b&w: 6.5 in. X 4.5 in. mounted to 9.0 in. X 7.0 in.

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Written on the back is, "Haying Scene, Hiram Black Ranch".

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • April 17, 2008, 7:41 p.m.

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  • May 24, 2016, 2:21 p.m.

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Hay Gathering on Hiram Black Ranch, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth36056/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.