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[Members of the Rainbow Camp]

Description: Photograph of the Whittler members of the Rainbow Camp. L to R Back Row: Ann Ruth Jones (Harlingen, TX), Edit Goodwin (Leesburg, FL), Dorothy Eschenbrenner, Dorothy (Houston, TX), Annelle Albritton (Grenada, MS). Front Row: John Wilson (Bossier City, LA), Faries McDaniel (Dallas, TX), Bob Sebesta (Portland, TX), Alvin Zunkel (OAKLAND, CA).
Date: November 22, 1961
Creator: West, Jim
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

[Members of the Rainbow Camp]

Description: Photograph of members of the Rainbow Camp. Sara McNeill is shown with a camera around her neck. L to R: Mary Voss (Glen Rose, TX), Tom Voss (Glen Rose, TX), Sara McNeill (Richmond, VA), Lyndon Jackson (Dallas, TX), Cleland Bone (Philadelphia, PA), Maurice Bone (Philadelphia, PA).
Date: November 22, 1961
Creator: West, Jim
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

[Members of the Rainbow Camp]

Description: Photograph of members of the Rainbow Camp. There are five men on the right with glasses. Two of the men have pipes. There are multiple hand-made chairs in the photograph. L to R: Back Row: Spurgeon Dunman Jr. (Tomball, TX), Howard Mac Allister (Weimar, TX), J.F. Austin (Austin, TX), Bill Hart (Mobile, AL), Gillett Emerson (Stafford, KS), Warren Willis (Lakeland, FL). Front Row: Richard Schmidt (Lubbock, Texas), William Larson (Cincinnati, OH), Archie Faires (Rayville, LA), Thomas Brower (San Antonio, TX)
Date: November 22, 1961
Creator: West, Jim
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

[Members of the Rainbow Camp]

Description: Photograph of some members of the Rainbow Camp. Three of the men in the photograph are wearing glasses. There is a tent in the background. L to R Back Row: John Berkley (Agua Dulce, TX), Clem Sorley (Enid, OK), Neil Pugsley (Waco, TX), Wayne Bryan (Whitesboro, TX), Front Row: George Godfrey (Centerville, MD), Frank Gordon (Little Rock, AK), Richard Perry (Sand Springs, OK), Donald Nead (Denton, TX).
Date: November 22, 1961
Creator: West, Jim
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Top Selling Branjus Bull - International Brangus Sale

Description: Texas Chief, the top-selling bull at the Fourth Annual International Brangus sale, part of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, in Houston Texas on February 20, 1969. It was cosigned by the Tejas Brangus Farms of Fulshear, Texas and sold for a record $15,000 to Brink's Brangus Ranches in Campe Verde, Texas. From left to right: L.D Brinkman - Brink's Ranches' owner Mrs. Brinkman Paul McConnell - Tejas Brangus Farms' owner Truman Lyons
Date: February 20, 1969
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Mounted Patrolmen

Description: Photograph of seventeen mounted patrolmen. The two men on either end are holding flags, one is an American flag. All of the men are wearing identical uniforms including dark hats with insignia on them. The horses they are seated on are all light in color. In the background are tall trees.
Date: April 1963
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Mounted Patrolmen

Description: Photograph of seventeen mounted patrolmen. The two men on either end are holding flags, one is an American flag. All of the men are wearing identical uniforms including dark hats with insignia on them. The horses they are seated on are all light in color. In the background are tall trees.
Date: April 1963
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Evolution of Horses Shown by Horse Skulls

Description: Photograph of a table diagram showing the evolution of horses through several different types of skulls. The skulls are lined up, most evolved and biggest on top to the smallest on bottom. The poster has several words on it that read, from top to bottom, "Quarternary or Age of Man, 1,000,000 Years, Pleistocene Epoch. Tertiary Age of Mammals: 50,000,000 Years. Pliocene Epoch, Miocene Epoch, Oligocene Epoch, Eocene Epoch, Mesozoic Epochs".
Date: January 1969
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Miss Silver Mischief 596, Champion Hereford Female

Description: Photograph of Miss Silver Mischief 596, a champion Hereford female wearing a harness. Standing behind the cow is five men and two women. All of the men are wearing cowboy hats and three are wearing suits and ties. The women are wearing dresses and heals. One man is holding the bull's harness, one man is holding the bull's harness and a man and woman are holding a trophy.
Date: 1961
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Champion Polled Hereford Bull

Description: Photograph of a Champion Polled Hereford Bull wearing a harness. Standing behind the bull, left to right, is Orville Sweet, John Salmon, Lou Salmon, Dr. Harlan Ritchie, Jim Demuth, Don Jobes, Lynn Storm, Glen Klippenstein, Kirk Pendleton, Lloyd Arnett and Don Reynolds. Seven out of the nine men are wearing cowboy hats and all except one are wearing suits and ties. Mr. Reynolds is holding a plaque and Mr. Storm is holding a banner on the bull's back that reads, "National Polled Hereford Show and Sale, American Polled Hereford Association, Houston, Texas". In the background is a backdrop that says, "46th National Polled Hereford Show, Houston".
Date: 1969
Creator: Johnny Johnston
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, 1969

Description: Photograph of a Champion Polled Hereford Female wearing a harness. Standing behind the cow, left to right, is Howard Phillips, Gail Long, Jonothan Fox, Henry Tilford, Lynn Storm, Verne Fuvall, and Jack Phillipps. Five of the men wear cowboy hats, five wear suits and neckties and two wear jackets. Mr. Fuvall is holding a plaque and Mr. Storm is holding a banner on the cow's back that reads, "Champion Female 46th National Polled Hereford Show and Sale, American Polled Hereford Association, Houston, Texas February 20-21-22, 1969'. In the background is a backdrop with the words, "National Polled Hereford Show" on it.
Date: 1969
Creator: Johnny Johnston
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum