Sir Bredwell at C.C. Slaughter's Lazy "S" Ranch

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Photograph of Sir Bredwell, a horned Hereford bull. Two cowboys are standing on the left side of the frame, one holding the bull's lasso.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Elvis E. Fleming 1900.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Cattle Raisers Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1179 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Cattle Raisers Museum

This is the oldest and largest organization of its kind in the U.S. It first opened in 1980 to build public awareness and appreciation for ranching heritage. They relocated in 2009 to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, and maintain a vast exhibition dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of the cattle industry.

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Description

Photograph of Sir Bredwell, a horned Hereford bull. Two cowboys are standing on the left side of the frame, one holding the bull's lasso.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Notes

Written on the back of the photograph is, "'Sir Bredwell' at C.C. Slaughter's Lazy "S" Ranch Headquarters, Cochran County Texas c. 1900, Cowboys unidentified. 'C.C. Slaugher's Great 'Sir Bredwell': Hereford Monarch of the Texas Plains" by David J. Murrah and Elvis E. Fleming".

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect the history of Fort Worth. This project was funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • 1900

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  • Feb. 27, 2009, 5:32 p.m.

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  • March 31, 2017, 7:13 p.m.

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Elvis E. Fleming. Sir Bredwell at C.C. Slaughter's Lazy "S" Ranch, photograph, 1900; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth43587/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cattle Raisers Museum.