[Four Children on a Windpump's Ladder]

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Photograph of four children standing on top of each other on a windpump's ladder. The three children on the top are boys with a girl standing near the bottom. The windpump stands in a ranch field with tall grasses and short trees nearby.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1910.

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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 40 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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Description

Photograph of four children standing on top of each other on a windpump's ladder. The three children on the top are boys with a girl standing near the bottom. The windpump stands in a ranch field with tall grasses and short trees nearby.

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1 photograph : b&w

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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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  • 1910

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 8, 2009, 5:07 p.m.

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  • June 26, 2012, 12:36 p.m.

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[Four Children on a Windpump's Ladder], photograph, 1910; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65546/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.