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[Photograph of three dark colored bulls and one white Brahman]

Description: Photograph of three dark colored bulls and one white Brahman. The bulls are haltered and their lead ropes are held by men who are squatting on the ground next to them. Two men are standing next to the wire fence just beyond the cattle.. The edge of the George Ranch house and picket fence can be seen to the left of the photograph. Trees in background. A number "11" is written in white in the bottom right corner of the photo. Stamped in purple on back of photograph: "Bob Bailey fine photography 515 Taft (at Buffalo Dr.) Houston, Texas KE - 6625 Negative Number 17144 - 11".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a small herd of cattle standing near a fence line]

Description: Photograph of a small herd of cattle standing near a fence line. Partial view of one cow (tail) in bottom left corner. There is a man facing camera near right corner of fenced pasture. The wire fence with barb wire top extends from foreground. To center right of photograph. Cross-fencing and bare trees in background. Stamped on back of photograph in blue: "985" and in black "Kodak Velox Paper".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of two cowboys working Brahman cattle on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of two cowboys working Brahman cattle on the George Ranch. Brahman at center of photograph has a number "451" and the "circle" brand on the back leg. The circle brand belonged to Polly Ryon and was used by A.P. George. The partitions of the stock pen are made of metal pipe and contain other groups of cattle. There is an automobile near top right corner of photograph in front of Dry Creek. Dry Creek is nearly out of its banks; water can be seen past the fence line. Stamped on back in blue: "Clark & Summers Photography 3810 Leeland Fairfax 8373 Houston 3, Texas When Reordering Prints of This Picture Please Mention Neg. No. [in pencil] 48-9".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. White fencing and two prominent trees in background. The photograph was in the process of being retouched but was not finished. Two cattle, one on far left and one near center, were being taken out of the photograph by painting with similar background colors; however they were not fully removed. Pencil marks (lines and arrows) in the white border around perimeter of photograph. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "Do not flop negative 4 X 21/2 and 3 [circled]". A label attached to the back in black print and in pencil: "Art Engraving Co. Job No. 5434 [line] 4 Wanted Fri For Webb (?) Account Line R. Scale -13 1/4 % Halftone 100 line zinc Size W 4 H 2 1/2 V Scale Finish Aqua (?) Mounting Top - bottom flush". Stamped in black on back: "Photograph By David J. & Mattie V. Morris Box 428 So. Houston, Texas".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a herd of white and brown Brahman cattle]

Description: Photograph of a herd of white and brown Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. The cattle are centered around wooden feed troughs. Photograph has purple pen marks on the (left and right only) white border around the image. Written on back in purple: "8 in" with lines extending horizontally and in pencil "6560 [line] 7" and [in a circle] 8 1/2 (?)".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a white Brahman bull with a "circle" brand on the back upper leg]

Description: Photograph of a white Brahman bull with a "circle" brand on the back upper leg. The brand belonged to Polly Ryon and was used by Albert Peyton George. The bull is standing in front of a shrub lined exterior wall of a white wooden house. Stamped in black on back of photograph: "Morris Photographs David J. and Mattie V. Morris Box 428, South Houston, Texas Print From Negative No. [in ink] 1283."
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Jean Kiger, exhibitor of a Short Horn steer produced on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of Jean Kiger, exhibitor of a Short Horn steer produced on the George Ranch. The steer has a banner proclaiming it a Champion at the Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Exposition in 1940. Kiger is holding the lead rope of the haltered steer in her left hand. Albert Peyton George is standing to her right. Four other unidentified men are standing behind the steer. The photograph was taken in the indoor arena. Criss-crossed metal partitions in background separate the crowd from the auction area. Stamped on back in black: "David J. Morris Official Livestock Photographer Houston Fat Stock Show Houston, Texas [and in pencil] meg 2192".
Date: 1940
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a black and white Short Horn Steer]

Description: Photograph of a black and white Short Horn Steer owned by Albert Peyton George. The haltered steer is standing in a pasture. There are trees and a fence line in the background. Written beneath the image of the steer (between front legs) is: "Smith K. C. Mo." Stamped on back of photograph in black: "Photo No. [in pencil] 12650 Use This Number To Order Extra Prints Guy E. Smith 220 West 12th St. Kansas City, Missouri". [Yellow post-it note attached to back of photo with notation in black ink: "1 [marked through] 5x7".
Date: 1940 - 1945
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a white Short Horn steer]

Description: Photograph of a white Short Horn steer. The haltered steer is owned by Albert Peyton George. The photographer's name is written in white just to the left of the steer's front legs: "Smith K. C. Mo.". Image of columns or posts in background. Stamped on back of photograph in blue: "Photo No. [in pencil] 2407 Use This Number To Order Extra Prints Guy E. Smith 220 West 12th St. Kansas City, Missouri".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a Short Horn steer raised by Albert Peyton George]

Description: Photograph of a Short Horn steer raised by Albert Peyton George. The haltered steer is standing in a pasture. Trees in background. Written in white in the grass below the image of the steer: "Smith K. C. Mo." Typewritten on back of photograph: "Shiek's Jubilee". Stamped on back of photo: "Photo No. [in pencil] 14918] Use This Number To Order Extra Prints Guy E. Smith 210 W. 8th, Room 112 Kansas City, Missouri".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Albert Peyton George looking over four cows]

Description: Photograph of Albert Peyton George looking over four cows that are tied to a wire fence. George, who is standing to the left of the photograph, is wearing light colored slacks, long sleeved shirt, dark tie, and hat. There is a calf on the other side of the fence. The chicken house is situated to the left and extends to the right side of the photo with partial view of a hay feeder to the right rear of the building. Two large trees are in the pasture.
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of three hogs in a pasture]

Description: Photograph of three hogs in a pasture. There is a fence line in the background with stacks of wood that extend the length of the fence line shown in the photo. Tree near right side of photo (at fence line). Back of photo written in blue ink: " Neg 358".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Short Horn bull in a pasture with four Brahman cows]

Description: Photograph of Short Horn bull in a pasture with four Brahman cows and three calves. White fence posts cross-fence to another pasture just beyond the cattle. Wooden feed troughs in back pasture. Trees and wooden buildings in background. Tree branch at top of photograph. Stamped in black in back of photograph: "Hank Tenny & Associates photography publicity 3615 S MacGregor Houston".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a herd of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of a herd of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. There are three Brahman's to the left of the photograph that are separated from the rest of the herd. White post fence in background. Windmill in left center background of photograph. Stamped on back of photograph: "Hank Tenny & Associates photography publicity 3615 S MacGregor Houston".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of six haltered cows harnessed together by ropes]

Description: Photograph of six haltered cows harnessed together by ropes. The photograph was taken in a stock pen on the George Ranch. Metal stock fence around perimeter of pen in background. Partial view of a wooden barn with metal roof in top left corner. Trees in background. Stamped in back in blue: "This is a Photograph by W. D. Murdy WDM 3916 Leeland Fairfax 8373 Houston 3, Texas When Reordering Prints of This Picture Please Mention No. [in pencil] 430-7".
Date: 1940 - 1950
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park