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[Two Men at a Campfire]

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Photograph of Charles Standifer and Watt Matthews sitting on a log in front of a campfire and plucking ducks. A stoney piling is to the left of the men.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1920.

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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 42 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

Lambshead, 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 were pioneer ranchers and trail drivers who arrived in East Texas in the 1850's and at the Clear Fork of the Brazos River, in 1866. These photographs document ranching history, ranching practices and changes in the land.

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Description

Photograph of Charles Standifer and Watt Matthews sitting on a log in front of a campfire and plucking ducks. A stoney piling is to the left of the men.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

The 2009 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. The collection houses more than 5,000 items and gives a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerleee Foundation.

Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

One of the most historic in Texas, this cattle ranch is still owned and operated by descendants of Judge J.A. and Sallie Reynolds Matthews (the author of the chronicle *Interwoven*), pioneer ranchers and trail drivers who arrived in East Texas in the 1850s and the Clear Fork of the Brazos River in 1866. The photos show ranching history, ranching practices and changes in the land.

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Creation Date

  • 1920

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 8, 2009, 5:07 p.m.

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  • July 16, 2012, 10:17 a.m.

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[Two Men at a Campfire], photograph, 1920; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65551/: accessed January 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.