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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures - Browse

ABOUT BROWSE FEED

[Alicia Bermudagrass]

Description: Photograph of Alicia Bermudagrass. Text at the top of the photograph reads: "Alicia Bermudagrass sprouting green leaves on March 11, 1973 in Wichita County, Texas. (Photographed on Ross Roberts' Farm in Wichita Valley near Iowa Park, Tex.)"
Date: March 11, 1973
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Champion Bull, The Best Bet Sale

Description: Photograph of a champion Hereford bull with horns and wearing a harness. Standing behind the bull are two men in suits and ties, both wearing cowboy hats. One man is holding the bull's harness and the other is holding a banner that reads, "Champion Bull, The Best Bet Sale, Wichita Fallls, Texas 1958".
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Dipping Cattle, Wichita Falls, Texas

Description: Photograph of cattle being herded through a chute. Several men are standing over the chutes with sticks and an elderly man is spraying the cattle as they pass through the gate. A little boy is sitting on top of a fence on the left side of the frame. In the background are large trucks and one old car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Map of Wichita Falls, Texas, 1890

Description: Map of a birds-eye view of Wichita Falls, Texas in 1890. Illustrations of the Courthouse, Grocery Store, School, Bank, and other establishments surround the view of the town's buildings and it's lake.
Date: 1890
Creator: Fowler, Thaddeus Mortimer
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Spudders Baseball Stadium in Wichita Falls]

Description: Photograph of the Spudders Baseball Stadium in Wichita Falls, Texas. The stands are full of spectators. A couple of ball players can be seen on the field. This photo is part of the Southwestern Mechanical Company Photograph Album.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hinsdale & Bryant
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Spudders Baseball Stadium Under Construction]

Description: Photograph of Spudders baseball stadium in Wichita Falls, Texas when it was under construction. Two horse-drawn carriages are on the field. This photo is part of the Southwestern Mechanical Company Photograph Album.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hinsdale & Bryant
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library