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[An African-American man holding the leather reins to two Brahman bulls that are harnessed together]

Description: Photograph of an African-American man holding the leather reins to two Brahman bulls that are harnessed together. The harness consists of a leather halter (with two straps attaching the two bulls to each other), a padded yoke and chains that are linked to a strap that extends across the bull's back. A chain also hangs below the yoke. The man is wearing overalls, white shirt, and a cloth head covering. The bulls and the man are standing in front of a row of bushes at the King Ranch. Photograph has a number "20" written in white print in bottom right corner.
Date: 1940 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[An African-American man riding a Brahman cow]

Description: Photograph of an African-American man riding a Brahman cow that is harnessed to a second Brahman cow. The man is wearing lace-up knee length boots, pants, long sleeved shirt, and felt cowboy hat. The cows are inside of a stock pen at the King Ranch. Other cattle can be seen in a stock pen on the other side of wooden panel. Partial view of a wooden building on right. White wooden house in left background. Copy 001 has substantial fading and foxing.
Date: 1940 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Lee Linke and Glen Roy Linke standing in front of their home]

Description: Photograph (copy) of two boys. Written on back of photo in pencil: "L to R Albert Lee Linke, Glen Roy Linke at their home in Bleiblerville circa 1940s". In this full length outdoor photograph, Albert is wearing light colored striped pants, dark belt, and light colored short sleeved shirt. Glen is wearing long overalls with white short sleeved shirt underneath. There is a wire and wooden post fence with gate (latched with a chain to the left) in the background; branches of shrub on far left. There is partial view of an unpainted wooden house in the distance.
Date: 1943 - 1945
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert P. George with G. MacCarthy and an unidentified man]

Description: Photograph of Albert P. George with G. MacCarthy and an unidentified man. The close-up photograph was taken at the hotel dinner table in a room with a carousel motif. George is wearing a white shirt with a dark printed tie. He has round rimmed glasses and gray hair. Table with dishes in foreground.
Date: 1945 - 1950
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George and a group of men in the dining room of a Houston hotel]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in the dining room of a Houston hotel (Rice?). Albert Peyton George is seated first on the right side of the table. He is wearing a dark suit with dark boots. He has a cigarette in his left hand. He has his right leg crossed over his left knee. The group of nineteen men are seated along a white linen topped table with small floral center piece. Back of photograph stamped in black reads: "Photography by Arrow Arts Studios Rice Hotel - Houston, Texas Telephone CH-8996 Reorder By No. [in black ink] C-2046-G".
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George and a group of men in the dining room of a Houston hotel]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in the dining room of a Houston hotel (Rice?). Albert Peyton George is seated first on the right side of the table. He is wearing a dark suit with dark boots. He has a cigarette in his left hand. He has his right leg crossed over his left knee. George is facing the to the left side of the photograph. The group of nineteen men are seated along a white linen topped table with small floral center piece. Back of photograph stamped in black reads: "Photography by Arrow Arts Studios Rice Hotel - Houston, Texas Telephone CH-8996 Reorder By No. [in black ink] C-2046-G".
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George and Mamie Davis George with two unidentified men]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George and Mamie Davis George (center) with two unidentified men. The group is standing in front of a large oak tree. Mamie is wearing a dark dress with v-neck and two hexagon shaped buttons just below the neckline. Mamie has graying hair and wears wire rimmed glasses. She has her right hand on her hip. Albert is wearing light colored slacks, white striped shirt and a lattice print tie. He has his left hand in his pants pocket. There is a white wooden building in the background. Trees in right background.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George and Mamie George standing in the yard of the George home]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George and Mamie George standing in the yard near the northwest corner of the George home. Mr. George, who has gray hair and wears glasses, is wearing pants, and matching vest, white shirt, and tie with lattice print. He has his left arm around Mrs. George. Mrs. George, who also has gray hair and wears glasses, is wearing a dark long-sleeved dress with a round brooch just below the center of the rounded neckline. Written on back of photo: in red "2 col P 78" in pencil "E4513 [circled] 1480". Photograph has tape (yellowed) across part of front and back.
Date: 1945 - 1960
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George and nine other men wearing hats]

Description: Photograph of a group of ten men who appear to be discussing a white calf partially seen to the far right of photograph. Man on far left is pointing to the calf. Albert Peyton George is the eight man from the left. He is wearing pants, long-sleeved shirt, print (wide) tie, and a hat with a dark wide band. He has his left hand in his pants pocket. Two men can be seen in top right corner. Automobiles are parked in parking lot in background. People on and near automobiles to right. Stamped on back of photograph in blue: "Clark & Summers Photography 3810 Leeland Fairfax 8373 Houston 3, Texas When Reordering Prints of this Picture Please Mention Neg. No [48-3]".
Date: 1940 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George at George Ranch standing with his hands in his pockets]

Description: Full length photograph of Albert Peyton George taken at the George Ranch. George is wearing boots with a striped three-piece suit, white shirt, and tie with pattern. He is wearing round frame eyeglasses and a felt cowboy hat. George has his hands in the pockets of his pants. A white building is in left background and stock pens and trees in center and right background.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George feeding a white Brahma over a wire fence]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George feeding a white Brahma over a wire fence. The photograph was taken at the George Ranch in June of 1945. George is wearing light colored slacks, dark belt, and white shirt. He has arms over the fence. The white building in the background (with white arches) is the chicken house. Trees in background. Back of photograph in blue ink: "June 1945". Photograph is out of focus.
Date: June 1945
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and two unidentified men]

Description: Albert Peyton George (second from left), Gene Autry (third from left) and two unidentified men (one possibly A. Lee?) in a publicity pose. Gene Autry is "reading" a cattle brochure. The front of the photograph is autographed by Autry and reads: "To one I am proud to call friend Albert Lee". The men are seated on a striped upholstered sofa. Table lamps to left and right of the sofa. Two framed art pieces on wall above the sofa. Back of photograph is stamped in black: H. M. TENNY & Associates photography publicity 3615 MacGregor Houston" and in pencil "#1228b".
Date: 1945 - 1950
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing next to a horse]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing in an arena next to a horse. George, who is on the far right, is wearing a three piece suit with print tie and striped shirt. He is wearing dark rimmed glasses and a light colored felt hat. George has his left hand in his pants pocket. Autry is wearing a knit suit with tucked in boots with tops that have images of longhorns, hearts, moons, and stars on them. He has a yoked western shirt and a white felt hat. He is holding a riding crop in his left hand and he is holding his horse's halter in his right hand. The horse has a saddle with very intricate leather work and ornate silver trim. Written in pencil in back of photograph: "Mr. George standing to Gene Autry's left."
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing next to a horse]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George (on far right) with Gene Autry (center) and Virgil Shepherd. Autry has his right hand on the horse's halter. Autry is wearing boots with longhorn, stars, half moons, and hearts motif on the tops. The boots have spurs. His knit suit has a detailed western shirt underneath it. He is holding a riding crop in his left hand. George is wearing a three-piece suit, striped shirt, and print tie. He has a round pin on his lapel. George has his left hand in his pants pocket. Note the saddle on horse - Autry's saddle is very ornate and detailed. The group is in an arena of unknown location (perhaps Fort Worth?). The photograph was autographed by Gene Autry and reads: "To Albert With Best Wishes Gene Autry".
Date: 1945 - 1950
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George holding a gun, next to three unidentified men]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George with three unidentified men. George, second from left, is holding the handle of a gun in his right hand. George is wearing a three piece suite, dark patterned tie with white shirt. He has wire-rimmed glasses and graying hair. A business card bearing the name "Harry C. Webb" was once attached to this photograph with a paper clip (rust evidence on back of photo and front of card). The card is accessioned 2000.026.018b and is tucked inside the photograph sleeve of this photograph. There is a window with blinds in the background. Back of photograph in top right corner has a rusted image of a paper clip.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George holding the lead rope of a Santa Gertrudis bull]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George holding the lead rope of a Santa Gertrudis bull at the George Ranch. Two other men wearing straw cowboy hats are standing on the other side of the bull. George is wearing wing-tip cowboy boots, light colored pants, shirt, print tie, and light colored felt hat. The group is standing on a gravel road. Partial view of a truck in far right background (behind George) Trees and fence line in background. Stamped in black on back: "Humble Oil & Refining Company Houston, Texas Photo By: Mel Coston".
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George seated on a chair hewn from a tree stump]

Description: Full length photograph of Albert Peyton George seated on a chair (hewn from a large tree stump) in the George Ranch yard. George is wearing dark pants with striped shirt. He has his right leg over his left knee.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George seated on a chair in the George Ranch yard]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George seated on a chair (hewn from a large tree stump) in the George Ranch yard. George is wearing dark pants with striped shirt. He has his right leg over his left knee. The photo ends just below the knees. Back of photograph stamped in blue: "Photograph by David J. Morris Houston Post Houston, Texas". The photograph appears to be cut in half.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, a spotted tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He has his wire rimmed glasses on and his hair is parted slightly on his left side. His right hand is holding the paper, while his left hand is in his pant pocket. The photo has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard substrate. On the matte just below the photo on the bottom, right corner, photographer's mark: "Robinson" Enclosed in an ivory, cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting and reading a newspaper. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, a spotted tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He has his wire rimmed glasses on and his hair is parted slightly on his left side. His right hand is holding the paper, while his left hand is in his pant pocket. The photo has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard substrate. On the matte just below the photo on the bottom, right corner, photographer's mark: "Robinson" Enclosed in an ivory, cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George sitting in a crowd of men]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George sitting in a crowd of men. George is in the front row third man from left. He is wearing a dark suit, striped shirt, and dark tie. He is wearing glasses and a light colored felt cowboy hat. A man is reaching across George to shake hands with the gentleman seated to the right of George. The crowd may possibly be attending the Houston Livestock Show. Metal railing in foreground.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George standing next to a man holding the halter of a steer]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George standing next to a man who is holding the halter of a steer. They are in a covered arena, probably at the Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Exposition. George is wearing a coat, three-piece suit, print tie, white shirt, and felt cowboy hat. He has his gloved hands in the pockets of his coat. On right in background is hay, a feedbox, and buckets. Partial view of an automobile in left background.
Date: 1940 - 1950
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George walking down the ranch house main driveway]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George walking down the ranch house main driveway. George is wearing light colored pants, white shirt, and striped tie. He has eyeglasses and graying hair. The fence line along the driveway has white painted posts. White wooden entryway at end of driveway in background. Trees line both sides of the driveway. White guide wire cover that extends to the utility pole in bushes is just to eh left of George. Photograph has a white/blank are on right. Back of photograph in blue ink: " June 1945" and stamped in black "941".
Date: June 1945
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Albert Peyton George, wearing a dark three piece suit and a spotted print tie]

Description: Bust photograph of Albert Peyton George. He is wearing a dark three piece suit, spotted print tie, and a light colored pin-stripe shirt. He is wearing wire rimmed glasses and his gray hair is slightly parted on his left side. The picture has scalloped edges and is mounted on an ivory, cardboard matte. On the matte, under the lower, right corner of the picture, photographer's mark: "Robinson". Photograph enclosed in an ivory cardboard folder.
Date: 1945 - 1955
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park