[Tree Laden with Hanging Coyotes]


Photograph of a bare tree laden with hanging canines.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Wallace, Sally Brittingham 1947~.


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 173 times , with 15 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 a bare tree laden with hanging canines.

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1 photograph : b&w


In Thomas Lindsay Blanton's Pictorial Supplement to Interwoven (1953). Caption reads, "A portion of the wolves trapped on Lambshead Ranch during one season. Now they have been almost exterminated."



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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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  • 1947~

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  • Dec. 8, 2009, 5:07 p.m.

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  • July 11, 2012, 10:21 a.m.

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Wallace, Sally Brittingham. [Tree Laden with Hanging Coyotes], photograph, 1947~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth65625/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.