National Polled Hereford Show, 1959

Description

Photograph of a heifer at a stock show standing in front of several men. The man holding the harness of the heifer is wearing a button-up shirt and cowboy hat. The other five men are wearing suits and ties. Two men are wearing glasses and one is holding a banner on the heifer's back.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Creation Information

Glover, Wm. L. 1959.

Context

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 530 times . 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 a heifer at a stock show standing in front of several men. The man holding the harness of the heifer is wearing a button-up shirt and cowboy hat. The other five men are wearing suits and ties. Two men are wearing glasses and one is holding a banner on the heifer's back.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Notes

Typed on the back of the photograph is, "National Polled Hereford Show, 1959. Reserve Champ. Female CMR BONNIE ROLLO 13, M.P. Moore".

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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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  • 1959

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  • Feb. 27, 2009, 5:18 p.m.

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  • April 3, 2017, 12:55 p.m.

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Glover, Wm. L. National Polled Hereford Show, 1959, photograph, 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth43985/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cattle Raisers Museum.