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[Grand Champion Beau Randolph]

Description: Photograph of a large cow standing in a field. The text under the photograph reads: "The grand champion Beau Randolph No. 418893. Bred by Gudgell and Simpson, Independence, Mo., and sold to Jowell and Jowell of Hereford, Texas, for $5,000. -- Resold by them to Mrs. H.M. Pegues and son, Odessa, Texas for $7,000."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[George and Richard Jowell]

Description: Photograph of two boys on horse-back. The text under the photo reads: "George and Richard Jowell, sons of Rat Jowell, riding "Pete" and "Bill" on Jowell and Jowell Ranch, July 8, 1916."
Date: July 8, 1916
Item Type: Photograph

[Men With Wells Fargo Wagon]

Description: Photograph of three men posing in front of a Wells Fargo horse-drawn wagon. The two on the left wear jackets and bow ties. The man on the right, who wears a vest and holds the horse's reins, has been identified as Carl Mountz.
Date: 1911~
Item Type: Photograph

[Surveyors Breaking Camp]

Description: Photograph of a group of surveyors breaking camp. They were surveying city lots in 1906. Also pictured are a windmill, tents, and wagons.
Date: March 19, 1906
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford House]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing on the front porch of the Hereford House, while several women stand around a sign in front of the building.
Date: December 1902
Item Type: Photograph

[Hereford Bull and Owner]

Description: Photograph of Rat Jowell showing his registered Hereford Bull, either Climax 5th or Anxiety 4th. Jowell wears a suit and hat. The text underneath the photo reads: "One of first Anxiety 4th. Registered Herefords brought to county in 1898 by Rat Jowell and L. R. Bradley, shown here by Jowell. The town got its name from this herd."
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph

[Stuck in the Mud]

Description: Photograph of the back end of a car, which is stuck in the mud near Hereford, Texas.
Date: [1900..1930]
Creator: Bradly, Bill
Item Type: Photograph