Grand Champion Steer of Show, Houston, Texas, 1957 Metadata

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  • Main Title Grand Champion Steer of Show, Houston, Texas, 1957


  • Photographer: James Cathey
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Ft. Worth, Texas


  • Creation: 1957
  • Digitized: 2008-12-11


  • English


  • Content Description: Photograph of a steer with a banner hanging on it's back that reads, "Grand Champion Steer of Show, Houston Fat Stock Show & Livestock Exposition, Houston, Texas 1957". Standing behind the steer, from left to right, is Mr. Edgar W. Brown, J.F. Pat Carley, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Williams, James Everett and Archer Romero. All of the men except one is wearing a jacket and bow tie. Two of the men wear eyeglasses and everybody is wearing a cowboy hat.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Domestic Animals - Cattle
  • Keyword: Cows
  • Keyword: Harnesses
  • Keyword: Reins
  • Keyword: Livestock
  • Keyword: Lassos
  • Keyword: Fat Stock Shows
  • Keyword: Stock Shows
  • Keyword: Livestock Shows
  • Keyword: Steers
  • Keyword: Grand Champion Steers
  • Keyword: Champion Steers
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Agriculture - Ranching - Cowboys
  • Keyword: Cowboy Hats
  • Keyword: Banners
  • Keyword: Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Expositions
  • Named Person: Brown, Edgar W.
  • Named Person: Carley, Pat
  • Named Person: Williams, Mr. Bill
  • Named Person: Williams, Mrs. Bill
  • Named Person: Everett, James
  • Named Person: Romero, Archer
  • Keyword: Cowgirls
  • Keyword: Suits
  • Keyword: Ties
  • Keyword: Bow Ties
  • Keyword: Glasses
  • Keyword: Eyeglasses

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1957


  • Name: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
    Code: FWHT


  • Name: Cattle Raisers Museum
    Code: CTRM

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth43964


  • Display Note: An attached typed note reads, "3-1-7-880 Houston Stock Show - Grand champ. steer of show at auction. L. to r. Mr. Edgar W. Brown, Jr., Member Exec. Comm., J.F. Pat Carley, chairman auction comm., Mr. and Mrs. Bill Williams, buyer, James Everett, owner and Archer Romero, pres. Show."
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo