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Military Parade

Description: Negative of a U. S. Army personnel carrier rolling down a street lined with families for a military parade in Odessa, Texas in 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Plane in Sky

Description: Negative of an airplane flying over Odessa, Texas during a military parade in 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Airplane Flying

Description: Negative of an airplane flying over Odessa, Texas during a military parade in 1956. The building on the left side of the picture is the Ector County courthouse.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Tank on Street

Description: Negative of a U. S. Army tank rolling down a street lined with families for a military parade in Odessa, Texas in 1956.
Date: 1956
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Cowboys under a Tree]

Description: Photograph of Watt Matthews, Matt Blanton, Weaver Brush, and an unidentified man under the shade of a tree in a ranch field. The man to the far left is squatting with a tin cup. To his right, another man in sunglasses reads a newspaper. A third man kneels over a bucket while the fourth stands against the tree. A box is visible in the foreground.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Man Grabbing Netted Turkeys]

Description: Photograph of a man in a hat and plaid coat kneeling by a group of netted turkeys. His hands are extended under the net where he is grabbing a trapped turkey. Bare trees and a stone fence stand behind them.
Date: 1950~
Item Type: Photograph
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
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 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 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

[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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Restrained Cow Being Branded]

Description: Photograph of two cowboys (Duncan Leech and Lanham Martin) holding a calf down on a tilt table while another man to the right (Watt Matthews) brands the animal.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Two Cowboys with a Restrained Cow]

Description: Photograph of Duncan Leech and Watt Matthews holding onto a tilt table that is restraining a calf. They are standing in a ranch yard with other cattle near a fence behind them.
Date: 1950~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Students in School Yard]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students playing in the school yard. They are playing either Dare Base or Stealing Base. The school building is visible in the background. There are three women sitting on a bench on the porch of the building.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of a volleyball game at Lower Valley School. The team members are wearing numbered shirts. Number four is Naomi Faye Snoddy, number three is Vernell Schmoekel, number one is Verna Lee Gerth and number two is Sylvia Katt. The teams are divided up by men and women.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Boys Volleyball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Lower Valley School boys' volleyball team. The boys are standing and kneeling in two rows. The second boy from the left in the back row is Paul Gleitz, and the third boy is Harvey Seiler. In the front row are Andrew Friesenhahn, Clayton Stolte, Kenneth Reinhard, unknown and LeeJay Baumann(?).
Date: 1953?
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Students at Recess]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students at recess in the schoolyard near a shed.
Date: February 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lower Valley School Students]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students on a school trip. In the foreground is a group of younger students. They are sitting on the ground. There is a group of older students standing in the background.
Date: 1950
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Three Bears]

Description: Photograph of a young girl standing next to three children in bear costumes. They are riding tricycles. The girl is wearing a pink dress and is holding a blue bowl.
Date: May 22, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[School Play]

Description: Photograph of a school play in the teacherage building at Lower Valley School. Seven students are sitting on a couch. From left to right they are Harvey Seiler, Sylvia Seiler, Roland Mueller, Naomi Faye Snoddy, Verna Lee Gerth, Alfred Seiler, Jr. and Lorraine Bornemann. Sitting nearby, in blackface, are Margie Katt and Vernell Schmoekel.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Four Girls on Slide]

Description: Photograph of four young girls on a playground slide. The girls are sitting one in front of the other on the slide.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Easter Picnic]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students playing baseball in the schoolyard during an Easter picnic. Other students watch from benches.
Date: April 2, 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College