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[Adolfo Mateos Addressing Press]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mateos standing at a podium under a canopy and addressing members of the press. Behind this group lies a river and trees.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Adolfo Mateos Strumming a Guitar]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mateos strumming a guitar while sitting at an outdoor picnic table. He is sitting with a group of people that includes Harry S. Truman (left), Sam Rayburn (left, sitting behind a seated woman), Lyndon Johnson (obscured behind Mateos), and Lady Bird Johnson (seated right). The picnic table is topped with glasses, tea cups, and a pair of sunglasses.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Barbecue at LBJ Ranch During President Adolfo Mateos Visit]

Description: Photograph of people outdoors at a picnic table covered with food, drinks, and a cowboy hat. Two women (one of whom has a purse) sit to the left. Harry S. Truman turns to look at a man wearing a cowboy hat and holding a guitar. Sam Rayburn has his arm around a woman and looks toward Truman. Another woman sits to the right. Lyndon Johnson is standing over Truman.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Dirt Path Lined with Flags]

Description: Photograph of a dirt pathway lined with Mexican flags on the left and United States flags on the right. A man and woman walk down the path together towards trees. On the right, a wire fence runs parallel to the road, with buildings visible beyond.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Lyndon Johnson and Adolfo Mateos]

Description: Photograph of Lyndon Johnson walking with Adolfo Mateos in front of a group of people. A woman wearing a sombrero and traditional Mexican dress is behind the pair.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Lyndon Johnson Walking with Adolfo Mateos]

Description: Photograph of Lyndon Johnson walking arm in arm with Adolfo Mateos while a group of people following behind them. Two mariachi band members hold guitars walk behind Johnson to the right.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Man Giving an Interview]

Description: Photograph of a man standing at a lectern and speaking in front of people, some of whom have cameras.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Mexican Flag Flying Over the LBJ Ranch]

Description: Photograph of a Mexican flag flying over the LBJ Ranch. A procession of people dressed in suits and Mexican folk costumes walk under the flag. A man in the bottom left corner of the photo is taking pictures of the group.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[People under a Mexican Flag]

Description: Photograph of people standing under a Mexican flag flying from a pole on the LBJ Ranch.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Johnson Family Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of the Johnson Family Cemetery. Stone walls surround the site, and tombstones are visible underneath oak trees.
Date: October 18, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Johnson Family Cemetery]

Description: Photograph of the Johnson Family Cemetery. Stone walls surround the site, and tombstones are visible underneath oak trees.
Date: October 18, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Woodrow Wilson Junior High School Band]

Description: Photograph of a portrait of Woodrow Wilson Junior High Band. There are four rows of students wearing uniforms and holding instruments. In front, four girls wearing uniforms are holding batons and kneeling; a banner in the middle of the girls says "Woodrow Wilson Junior High School Port Arthur Texas," and has an emblem of the school mascot: a bear. In the background, there is a building with three arched doorways.
Date: March 1959
Creator: J. C. Watkins Photography
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Watt Matthews Heating a Branding Iron]

Description: Photograph of Watt Matthews holding a branding iron to a fire in a paint bucket. More branding irons are sticking into a crumpled oil drum to his right. To his left, two cowboys stand around the rear of a pickup truck.
Date: 1959
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[CavOILcade Boat Parade]

Description: Photograph of a boat parade for CavOILcade taking place in the Sabine-Neches Waterway. A larger boat decorated with flags is floating beside a speed boat. A crowd is gathered along the shore. In the background, there are buildings.
Date: 1958
Creator: Cricchio Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Cowboys Around a Truck]

Description: Photograph of a group of cowboys around a blue truck in a ranch yard. Two men holding plates lean on the left side of the vehicle near an open door. Another man with a plate approaches the open and cluttered bed of the truck. Three men are leaning on the right side of the truck, and another man is partially visible in front of the vehicle. A wooden fence separates this grass area from a herd of cattle in the background.
Date: 1958
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Branding a Calf]

Description: Photograph of cowboys branding a calf. A group of cowboys, many of whom are wearing leather chaps, are standing around a table topped with a restrained calf. Five men hover around the calf to the left of a green truck, while two men stand to the left near some branding irons. In the background, men are leading calves through a fenced chute that opens out to the table. Behind them, cattle are standing in a pasture with bare trees.
Date: 1958~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Branding a Calf]

Description: Photograph of a group of cowboys gathered around a calf that is being held on a table. In front of the group sits a barrel and branding irons. To the left of the group, men are visible in a cattle chute. Behind them, a green truck sits in front of a wooden fence, beyond which a herd of cattle is stand in a pasture. A lone horse is visible among the cattle in the top left quadrant of the photo.
Date: 1958~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Having a Meal in a Fenced Area]

Description: Photograph of cowboys having a meal in a fenced area. Men sit against a fence to the left near a damaged barrel. One man takes a sip from a cup, while a black man at the end holds a plate and cup. Another group is sitting on the grass in the center, with a child standing near a man nearby. Two older men in more formal attire stand to the right of the group and behind a woodpile.
Date: 1958
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Holding Down a Calf]

Description: Photograph of a group of cowboys holding down a calf. A puff of smoke stands between this group and a man to the left who is next to branding irons. To the right, a man stands slightly away from the group looking at an object in his hands. A green truck is partially off camera further to the right. Behind the group, men can be seen leading calves through a wooden cattle chute. Cattle stand in a fenced pasture behind the cowboys.
Date: 1958~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Restraining a Calf for Branding]

Description: Photograph of cowboys restraining a calf for a branding. A group of cowboys, many of whom are wearing leather chaps, are standing around a table topped with a restrained calf. Men hover around the calf to the left of a green truck, while two men stand to the left near some branding irons. A man in chaps to the left bends over and grabs some branding irons. In the background, men are leading calves through a fenced chute that opens out to the table. Behind them, cattle are standing in a pasture with bare trees.
Date: 1958~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch