[Photograph of LS Ranch in Oldham County, Texas]

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Photograph of the LS Ranch. In the foreground is a river with tall dead trees on either side. Up the hill from the river are two large houses connected by a wall. The house facing the viewer has a large front porch. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "LS Ranch 1887, Oldham County, Texas".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 17 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1887.

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 1588 times , with 15 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Cattle Raisers Museum

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Description

Photograph of the LS Ranch. In the foreground is a river with tall dead trees on either side. Up the hill from the river are two large houses connected by a wall. The house facing the viewer has a large front porch. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "LS Ranch 1887, Oldham County, Texas".

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 17 cm.

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HH14/159a, Stamped on the back of the photograph is, "Barker Texas History Center".

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

The participants in Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures include the UNT Libraries, Fort Worth Public Library, Texas Christian University, the Amon Carter Museum, the University of Texas at Arlington, Beth-El Congregation Archives, Tarrant County College NE, Log Cabin Village, Cattle Raisers Museum, Lockheed Martin Archives, Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church, Dallas Public Library, University of Houston, and the Cowtown Coliseum. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • 1887

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 27, 2009, 6:16 p.m.

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  • April 13, 2016, 12:52 p.m.

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[Photograph of LS Ranch in Oldham County, Texas], photograph, 1887; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth44646/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cattle Raisers Museum.