[Cowboy on a bucking bronco]

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A cowboy concentrates as he rides a bucking bronco, while a large crowd behind him watches. The bronco and the cowboy have a front view pose.

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b&w, 4.78"x 6.85"

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Marfa, Diversity in the Desert and was provided by Marfa Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 104 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Marfa Public Library

Marfa gained a public library in 1947 with the current building donated in 1973. Through the help of organizations such as the Friends of the Marfa Library, the Library has been able to continue to provide residents with access to materials, programs, and city history.

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A cowboy concentrates as he rides a bucking bronco, while a large crowd behind him watches. The bronco and the cowboy have a front view pose.

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b&w, 4.78"x 6.85"

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Marfa, Diversity in the Desert

These photographs document the local history of Marfa and the surrounding area. They include images of many families, including the Crosson, Contrera, Cordova, Chavarria, Campos, Cline, Love, Vasquez, Porter, Jordan, and Rivera families. Also featured are photos of the ghost town of Shafter, and pictures of the set for the movie "Giant."

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  • Aug. 29, 2008, 8:27 p.m.

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  • Oct. 9, 2009, 4:51 p.m.

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[Cowboy on a bucking bronco], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth39474/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.