[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]

One of 2 photographs in the series: Mammie V. Bartholomew Album available on this site.

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Scrapbook page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying five sepia-tone prints and one color card. On the left side of the page are four photographs. Proceeding from top to bottom, the first is a 17 x 12 centimeter photo of what might be Lambshead creek in a flood. The ranch gate is visible on the left bank of the creek. Below this is a photo of the same size of a creek near Albany, Texas. A young boy is standing in the center of the photo by the water among the brush lining the banks. On the left ... continued below

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1 scrapbook page : ill. ; 29 x 38 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1890.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and one other and was provided by Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 205 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Lambshead Ranch, one of Texas' most historic cattle ranches, is still owned and operated by the direct descendants of Judge J.A. and Sallie Reynolds Matthews. The Reynolds and Matthews families were pioneer ranchers and trail drivers who arrived in East Texas in the 1850s.

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  • Main Title: [Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]
  • Series Title: Mammie V. Bartholomew Album

Description

Scrapbook page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying five sepia-tone prints and one color card. On the left side of the page are four photographs. Proceeding from top to bottom, the first is a 17 x 12 centimeter photo of what might be Lambshead creek in a flood. The ranch gate is visible on the left bank of the creek. Below this is a photo of the same size of a creek near Albany, Texas. A young boy is standing in the center of the photo by the water among the brush lining the banks. On the left in the distance are three adults standing on a walkway built over the creek. In the bottom left corner of the page is a family portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Mrs. Gustie and three children taken on a porch. To the right of this photo is a portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Archie and Benson Campbell. The boys are standing in front of a printed backdrop and next to a table covered by a flowery cloth. They are both wearing knickers and bow ties. In the top right corner of the page is a 8 x 10 centimeter portrait of an infant lying on an "eye dazzler" Navajo rug. Below this a 8 x 16 centimeter card on which a color nature scene has been painted. The phrase "In Christ shall all be made alive" is written on the bottom of the card.

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1 scrapbook page : ill. ; 29 x 38 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: MATT_1890_0311MLCC
  • Accession or Local Control No: MATT_1890_0312MLCC
  • Accession or Local Control No: MATT_1890_0313MLCC
  • Accession or Local Control No: MATT_1890_0314MLCC
  • Accession or Local Control No: MATT_1890_0315MLCC
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth65427

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

These photos showcase ranching history, ranching practices and changes in the land. Lambshead Ranch is still owned and operated by descendants of its original settlers.

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  • 1890

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  • Dec. 8, 2009, 5:07 p.m.

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  • July 2, 2012, 11:56 a.m.

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[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene], photograph, 1890; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65427/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.