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[Portrait of a Young Child]

Description: Photograph of a young child with dark hair, a white dress, white socks, and dark shoes. The child is sitting on a piece of furniture with patterned upholstery.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Thomson
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of a Young Man]

Description: Photograph of a young man in a wool coat, bow tie, and high collared white shirt.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Martin, William H.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Caroline Spears Matthews]

Description: Photograph of the elderly Caroline Spears Matthews that is deeply vignetted. Her hair is pulled back and she is wearing high-necked Victorian-style attire. She is visible from the chest up.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Child Leaning on Hay]

Description: Photograph of a young child leaning on a small stack of hay. She has short, dark hair and wears a white dress, sash, and boots. She is standing in front of a background painted to resemble and outdoor scene and atop a floor strewn with hay.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Casey, A. F.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Dora and Carrie Lee in Striped Dresses]

Description: Photograph of Dora and Carrie Lee wearing striped dresses with white neck pieces. The picture has a vignette effect that reveals the girls from the chest up only. "For Susie Matthews, Dora and Carrie Lee" is written on the reverse side.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Harvey
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of John Lee House]

Description: Photograph of John Lee House. He has short hair, a mustache, a spotted bow tie, watch fob, and a three piece suit. "From Elizabeth (Mounce) Mitchell" is written on the back.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Lula Cantelou, Betty Matthews, and George T. Reynolds]

Description: Photograph portrait of Lula Matthews Cantelou, Betty Matthews, and George T. Reynolds. Lula Matthews is seated to the left and wearing a black dress with white ruffles around the neck and cuffs. To her right, Batty Matthews is in a ruffled white dress stands between the two seated older adults. The seated George T. Reynolds is wearing a three piece suit, neck tie, and a watch fob.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Pearl Coffee]

Description: Photograph of young woman Pearl Coffee, who has dark, wavy hair and is wearing a dark dress. The photograph and mat are in a diamond shape.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Three Children]

Description: Photograph of three children in a portrait. Two girls with dark hair and white dresses are on either side of a shorter boy with short black hair. The girl on the left is Ella Reynolds, the boy in the center is Watt Matthews, and the girl on the right is Annie Merle Reynolds.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Rogers, Early
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Two Girls]

Description: Photograph of two girls posing for a portrait. The girl on the left has dark hair and is wearing a black dress. The girl on the right has lighter hair and is wearing a white and floral print dress.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of Two Young Children]

Description: Photograph portrait of two young children. The child to the left stands and wears a slightly dark and buttoned top, a skirt, and shoes. The child to the right is seated on a small fringed chair and is wearing a white dress and shoes.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Daniel
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Portrait of William David Reynolds]

Description: Photograph of William D. Reynolds in a vignetted portrait. He is mustached and wears a wool jacket, tie, and high white collar. "W. D. Reynolds married mama's first cousin Susan Matthews" is written underneath him in pencil.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Stevens
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Rows of People Together Under Trees]

Description: Photograph of people standing together under trees. The men, women, and children are arranged together in five rows. The first row is made up of children seated on the ground. People of mixed sexes and ages sit at a picnic table in the next two rows. A fourth row stands behind this picnic table, and a fifth row of black people stand behind these.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]

Description: Scrapbook page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying five sepia-tone prints and one color card. On the left side of the page are four photographs. Proceeding from top to bottom, the first is a 17 x 12 centimeter photo of what might be Lambshead creek in a flood. The ranch gate is visible on the left bank of the creek. Below this is a photo of the same size of a creek near Albany, Texas. A young boy is standing in the center of the photo by the water among the brush lining the banks. On the left in the distance are three adults standing on a walkway built over the creek. In the bottom left corner of the page is a family portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Mrs. Gustie and three children taken on a porch. To the right of this photo is a portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Archie and Benson Campbell. The boys are standing in front of a printed backdrop and next to a table covered by a flowery cloth. They are both wearing knickers and bow ties. In the top right corner of the page is a 8 x 10 centimeter portrait of an infant lying on an "eye dazzler" Navajo rug. Below this a 8 x 16 centimeter card on which a color nature scene has been painted. The phrase "In Christ shall all be made alive" is written on the bottom of the card.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Six Photographs on a Scrapbook Page]

Description: Page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying six sepia-tone prints. In the top left is a 6 x 10 cm. print of an infant in a dress sitting in a rocking chair and holding the arms of the chair. To the right (proceeding clockwise) is a 17 x 12 cm. photo of several sheaves of grain in a pasture. In the lower right-hand corner of the photo is a wooden fence. Rolling hills and sky form the background of the image. Below this photo (in the center of the page) is a 14 x 10 cm. photo of what might be a columbine plant and flower behind chicken wire. The next photo (14 x 10 cm.) shows Mrs. N. L. Bartholomew sitting on the end of a wooden walkway built over a flooded creek. To her right are a young boy and girl standing on the walkway. In the bottom left corner of the page is a portrait (10 x 14 cm.) of Mr. and Mrs. (Susan Emily "Aunt Sister" Reynolds) N. L. Bartholomew taken in front of a printed backdrop. Mr. N. L. Bartholomew is standing behind a chair where his wife is sitting. Proceeding clockwise, above this photo is a hazy photograph of a man standing on on the banks of a flooded creek.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Seated Young Women]

Description: Photograph of three young women in spotted and ruffled dresses siting. The young woman on the left is holding a hat.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Two Infants Sitting on a Wicker Chair]

Description: Photograph of two infants sitting on a wicker chair. They are wearing bonnets, long black dresses with buttons and shimmering stripes, and longer white dresses underneath the black dresses. The names "Allene" and "Helen" are written with the photographer information under the children.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Thompson, D. P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Vignetted Portrait of a Dark Haired Woman]

Description: Photograph of a woman with dark, tied up hair. She is wearing a heart shaped pendant on a chain around her neck and a frilly white dress. The photograph has a vignette effect that makes the woman visible from the chest up.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Rogers, Early
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[A White House with Children in the Yard]

Description: Photograph of a white house with children and vegetation in the picket-fenced yard. The house is one story tall, and shuttered windows are visible along its walls. A chimney protrudes from its gable. Three children stand in the yard with shrubs and a wire mesh shed nearby. The girl in the rear is May Bartholomew.
Date: 1890~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Woman Leaning on a Fringed Pillar]

Description: Photograph of a woman leaning on a fringed pillar. Her dark hair is pulled up onto a bun. Also she is wearing a dark dress with darker stripes around the neck and cuffs and buttons along the left side of the chest.
Date: 1890~
Creator: George, J. W.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Girls on a Porch]

Description: Photograph of young girls of varying ages who are on a porch. Foremost, a girl named Ethel is wearing a floral bonnet and dress sits in a tricycle. Behind her, a girl named May wears a dark striped dress and has her hair tied with ribbon. Two girls, Susette and Lucile, sit on a chair behind the other girls. A partially shuttered window is in the left side of the picture as well.
Date: 1892~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Girls on a Porch]

Description: Photograph of three girls on a porch near a partially shuttered window. A girl with a ponytail sits in a tricycle that is partially out of frame. Behind her, a girl in a dark striped dress attends to a very young girl sitting in a chair.
Date: 1892
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Four Children on a Blanket with Cats]

Description: Photograph of four children on a Navajo "Eye Dazzler" blanket with cats. Three girls (Fern Newcomb, Ethel Matthews, and Lucile Matthews) sit against the foundation of a house, wearing dresses and holding kittens in their laps. The infant, Sallie Matthews, is in a long white dress and lies at their feet with an adult cat laying near her head.
Date: 1893
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch