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[George Newcomb]

Description: Photograph of the mustached George Newcomb leaning on a table. He is an older man with graying hair who is wearing a cowboy hat, vest, and buttoned shirt. A blurred man stands behind him.
Date: 1949~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Children by a Muddy Dirt Road]

Description: Photograph of three of Oliver Jacobs' grandchildren in a field by a muddy dirt road. A house stands behind them with a car in the driveway, and another house lies further down the road.
Date: 1949~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Photos of Clear Fork and Cattle on a Scrapbook Page]

Description: A page from a worn cowhide album displaying three black and white photographs positioned horizontally. The top photo is 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 print of three Hereford cows with winter coats standing at a feed trough. The middle and lower photos show two different views of the Clear Fork of the Brazos River at Matthews Ranch. The lower two prints are approximately 6 x 4 in.
Date: unknown
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Three Views of a River on Matthews Ranch; Watt Matthews with Family and Friends; Watt Casey's Family]

Description: A page from a worn cowhide album displaying five black and white photos. On the left side of the page, three 6 x 4 in. prints are positioned horizontally. Each shows a view of the river on Matthews Ranch. On the top right of the page is a 3 x 5 in. print of Watt Matthews with friends and family taken in Albany or Stamford, Texas. Below this photo in the bottom right is a 4 1/2 x 3 in. photo rotated 90 degrees counterclockwise. In this photo, the children of Watt "Palo" Casey and Dosia Casey are sitting in a row on a couch in front of a curtained window. The older boys are wearing suits and ties; the girl is wearing a collared dress and bobby socks.
Date: 1940~
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Cowboys Holding Down a Calf near a Cow]

Description: Photograph of three cowboys with a restrained calf. A man on the right kneels on the calf's neck, pinning it down. Another man on the left is kneeling down and touching the animal. A third man is gazing into the nostrils of a horned brown and white cow (right). They are on a rocky beach of a pond.
Date: 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
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
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Four Women in Front of a Truck]

Description: Photograph of four women standing in front of a white truck. The woman to the left has silver hair, a blue dress, and has her arms crossed over a red cloth. To the right, a brown haired woman in a collared white shirt, black cardigan, and plaid skirt has her face obscured by the hat of a woman to the right. The next woman to the right is leaning over with her arms crossed and is wearing a straw hat, glasses, and a pink shirt. A dark haired woman stands to the right of the photo in a light green shirt. The group is standing on a ranch field.
Date: 1958~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[People at an Outdoor Picnic Table]

Description: Photograph of a group of people at an outdoor picnic table. Several people sit at the food and drink laden table. Two men stand on either side. In the foreground to the left, a teenage boy holds a crutch. To the right near a car's open trunk, a man holds food.
Date: December 24, 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[People in a Field near Fenced Cattle]

Description: Photograph of people gathered in a field with fenced off cattle in the background. Some men and women are gathered around a blue truck to the left. A horse is partially visible behind them. Another group of men stands together to the right of the other group. A small child walks to the right of the photo.
Date: 1958
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[People Leaning on a Fence]

Description: Photograph of a group of people leaning against a wooden fence. The group is comprised of a mixture of men and women and a small child being held up to the fence (right). Vehicles can be seen parked behind the group to the right.
Date: 1958~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[People with a Horse and Car at a Dirt Road]

Description: Photograph of people standing at and near a dirt road. A black car with a yellow license plate sits in the dirt road with a man standing to the left of it. Off the road to the left, three people are around a horse. A younger person is in mid leap behind the horse.
Date: 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch