Photograph of a group of cowboys gathered around a cattle branding station at the end of a wooden cattle chute. A barrel to the lower left has an open slot with branding irons placed within. From left to right, the men are Weaver Brush, Harold Ledbetter, Tom Blanton, Lanham Martin, and Watt Matthews.
Photograph of five cowboys around a barrel that has fire visible from a slot near its base. They are standing near a wooden fence with cattle penned up behind them. From left to right: Weaver Brush, Harold Ledbetter, Tom Blanton, Lanham Martin, and Watt Matthews.
Photograph of two cowboys on either side of a calf that is contained in a wooden structure. The cowboy on the left with his back turned to the camera (Weaver Brush) is pushing a branding iron into the animal's smoking flank. The cowboy on the right is Lanham Martin.
Photograph of cowboys holding and injecting a needle into a calf that has been restrained in a metal structure. A man to the left holds a metal rod over the animal, a man in the middle injects its, and a third man on the end holds down its head.
Photograph of cowboys holding a restrained calf for an injection. A cowboy on the bottom left (Watt Matthews) holds the animal by the muzzle and behind the ear while the man on the right injects it with a needle. A third man stands with his arms crossed. The calf is being held in a metal cage structure. More cattle can be seen in a pen across the yard.
Photograph of five cowboys around a cattle branding station. Two of them push branding irons into the station behind a seated man. A smoking barrel to the lower left has an open slot revealing fire and has a branding iron placed within. From left to right, they are Tom Blanton, Watt Matthews, Harold Ledbetter, and Lanham Martin.
Photograph of three people with a pick-up truck at the pasture on Lambshead Ranch. A man and a woman are seated on chairs on the back of a pickup truck and a second man is leaning against the truck near the open passenger door.
Photograph of Watt Matthews and an unidentified woman near cattle pens at Lambshead Ranch. Matthews is holding the fence door open as the cows enter the pen, and the woman is sitting on top of the fence.