[Two Women in Wedding Dresses]

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Photograph of two women standing in front of fireplace that has a mantle decorated with candles and leaves. The leftmost woman is wearing a long white wedding dress and is holding a bouquet of white flowers. The woman on the right is wearing a shorter dress with her veil pulled behind her head and she is holding a bouquet of darker flowers.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1940.

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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 464 times , with 14 in the last month . 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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Photograph of two women standing in front of fireplace that has a mantle decorated with candles and leaves. The leftmost woman is wearing a long white wedding dress and is holding a bouquet of white flowers. The woman on the right is wearing a shorter dress with her veil pulled behind her head and she is holding a bouquet of darker flowers.

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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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  • 1940

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 8, 2009, 5:07 p.m.

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  • June 21, 2012, 1:45 p.m.

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[Two Women in Wedding Dresses], photograph, 1940; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65603/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.