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[Rear View of Ranchers Sitting on a Truck]

Description

Photograph of ranch folk sitting atop a truck. The picture was taken from the rear of the vehicle. Young boys are sitting on both of the left fenders, facing each other. To the left, an adult male is also sitting on the front fender with his back to the boy. Two men are sitting in the cab and facing away from the camera. A man's head can be seen through the windshield, and a young man can be seen behind the truck to the right.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w

Creation Information

Wallace, Sally Brittingham Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

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 83 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 ranch folk sitting atop a truck. The picture was taken from the rear of the vehicle. Young boys are sitting on both of the left fenders, facing each other. To the left, an adult male is also sitting on the front fender with his back to the boy. Two men are sitting in the cab and facing away from the camera. A man's head can be seen through the windshield, and a young man can be seen behind the truck to the right.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, 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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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 26, 2010, 11:19 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 4, 2012, 11:34 a.m.

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Total Uses: 83

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Wallace, Sally Brittingham. [Rear View of Ranchers Sitting on a Truck], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth74136/: accessed January 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch.