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[Three Views of a River on Matthews Ranch; Watt Matthews with Family and Friends; Watt Casey's Family]
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.
[Newspaper Clippings and Photographs Regarding the Matthews Ranch]
A page from a worn cowhide scrapbook regarding the Matthews Ranch. The newspaper clippings cover the ranch's purchase and showing of livestock, while the photographs offer views of the ranch and the Matthews family.
[Portrait of a Man with a Long Mustache]
Photograph of a man with a long mustache and wearing a jacket, waistcoat, shirt and tie.
[Richard Avedon in the Reynolds Bend Schoolhouse]
Photograph of Richard Avedon inside the Reynolds Bend schoolhouse. He stands to the right of a wooden desk with one hand resting on the desk. On the wall behind him are two chalkboards positioned between wooden shelves. There are chalk drawings of buffalo skulls and animals by Bill Cauble on the left chalkboard. "Bryant" is written next to a heart on the right chalkboard. In the foreground is a pipe stove. The room has wood floors and wood benches on either side.
[Portrait of a Lucile Matthews]
Photograph of Lucile Matthews as a toddler with dark, wavy hair and wearing a white dress.
[Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing]
Photograph of Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing standing together in front of a covered wagon. Johnson, left, is wearing a yellow dress and a yellow sun hat. Channing, right, is wearing a bright yellow hat, shirt, and a belt with toy pistols. She is holding a microphone, notes, and a silver purse in her hands. The picture is autographed by Johnson on the upper right hand corner.
[Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing]
Photograph of Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing in front of bales of hay. Johnson is to the left and wearing a yellow dress, son hat, a pendant, and a sticker with ribbons. Channing, right, is wearing a bright yellow hat, shirt, purse, and a gun belt. Johnson autographed the photo to the upper left.
Dipping Vat on Lambs Head Ranc[h]
Photograph of a group of cowboys leading cows through a wooden chute and into a brick dipping vat.
[Two Story Ranch House]
Photograph of a two story ranch house. The walls are built with stone blocks and the roof with wood. A small columned overhang stands above the front door and two side windows. Chimneys are visible on the left and right side of the house. Two second story windows project forth from the wooden roof.
[Photo-postcard to Watt Matthews]
Postcard sent to Watt Matthews by photographer Richard Avedon and writer/photographer Laura Wilson. Image on the postcard is of Wilson and Avedon in a hay field. Wilson is lying on top of a bale of hay. To her left, Avedon is jumping with a cowboy hat in his hand. Message on the back reads: "Still on the road. Still grateful." Signed: "Laura and 'Old' Dick."
[Stone Wall Under Construction]
Photograph of a stone wall under construction. Stones are scattered in front of the wall near a indention that is being held up with lumber. Wooden poles protrude upward from the wall.
[Ranch House Room]
Photograph of a ranch house room containing a small checkers table and chairs that are positioned on a large rug. A loaded bookcase stands to the upper of left of the photo, with a door, wall clock, and end table along the same wall. the upper right quadrant features a fireplace with small figures and pictures on and above the mantle. To the bottom left sits a sofa that is largely obscured by a lamp on an end table.
[Restrained Cow Being Branded]
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.
[Eight Photos of Ranch Life and Properties]
Page from a worn leather scrapbook containing eight photos of ranch life and family properties. The first photo shows the "Washington House," a two story stone building covered with snow. To its right, people observe a man on horseback in a photo labeled "Reynolds Ranch." On the third, there are three boys in bathing suits standing on a tree trunk that hovers over a creek. Next is a view of a snow covered hillside. The first photo on the third row shows a wooden building, a woodpile, and a cattle chute on the side of a hill. Next, cowboys with a car work near bare trees. The last two photos show a cowboy named Ray Rodriguez in a pen with a calf.
Mr + Mrs Glen Reynolds
Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Reynolds posing for a portrait. Glen Reynolds is wearing a three piece suit and is sitting on an ornate chair. Augusta "Gustie" Reynolds stands to the right with her right hand on his shoulder. She is wearing a black dress with a white lace piece around her neck. The background is painted with an ornate clock and candlestick.
[Two Cowboys with a Restrained Cow]
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.
[Ronald Reagan Shaking Watt Matthews' Hand]
Photograph of President Ronald Regan congratulating Watt Reynolds Matthews at the Cowboy Hall of Fame. The men are facing the camera shaking hands and standing in front of a blue backdrop. Written on the mat below the photo is the inscription: "To Watt Matthews With Best Wishes - Ronald Regan." Photo is labeled on the back: "Cowboy Hall - July 21, 1989 WATT MATTHEWS."
[Carol Channing, Watt Matthews, and Cactus Pryor in a Butterfield Stagecoach]
Photograph of Carol Channing, Watt Matthews, and Cactus Pryor in a Butterfield stagecoach. "The Butterfield Stage Line" is written across the top of the coach, and "St. Louis, Ft. Griffin, Albany, San Francisco" is written on the door.
[Ranch House Dining Room]
Photograph of a ranch house dining room. The center of the photo is dominated by a wooden table with candles, candle holders, and flowers arranged in the center. Four wooden chairs are present at each edge of the table. The wall behind the table contains a china cabinet to the left, a fireplace in the center, and a window to the right. A small chandelier with five candles hangs above the table. The floor is made of hardwood slats and is partially covered by a rug in the bottom right.
[Small Ranch Building]
Photograph of a small wooden ranch building with a chimney rising out of the roof. There is a door with two stone steps on the right side of the building and three windows along the right side. The structure rests in an open field with overgrown plants.
[Woman Leaning on a Fringed Pillar]
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.
[Portrait of a Woman Wearing Victorian Attire]
Photograph of a woman seated and dressed in Victorian attire, visible from the lap up. She is wearing a puffy-sleeved, high-necked dress, an elaborate hat, a silhouette pendant at her collar, and gloves.
[Portrait of a Mary Conrad]
Photograph of Mary Conrad wearing high-necked Victorian-style attire and a pendant. Her hair is pulled back and accented with a ribbon. The words "Dear Mary" are inscribed on the photo.
[Portrait of George Thomas Reynolds]
Photograph of George T. Reynolds wearing a three piece suit. He has short hair and a mustache. A vignette effect has been applied to the photo so that Reynolds is only visible from the chest up.
[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]
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.
[Family on a Riverbank]
Photograph of a family on a wooded riverbank. Several people are on the riverbank among the trees, while four people are in a rowboat with the word "GATORR" written along its side. A roofed structure and a wagon are visible up on the bank.
[Portrait of a Toddler and an Infant]
Photograph of a girl toddler and an infant. The girl, who is wearing a white gown, has her arms wrapped around the infant, who is seated wearing only a cloth diaper.
[Vignetted Portrait of a Dark Haired Woman]
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.
[Portrait of a Young Man]
Photograph of a young man in a wool coat, bow tie, and high collared white shirt.
[Portrait of a Ella Reynolds]
Photograph of Ella Reynolds (Burns) wearing high-necked dress with her hair pulled back. Her face is turned 3/4 away from the camera.
[Portrait of a Family of Seven]
Photograph portrait of a family of seven. Three boys stand behind their seated parents. A girl is standing to the right of the seated woman. The man has a young girl sitting in his lap. Hats lie on the ground before them.
[Portrait of Reynolds Family]
Black and white portrait of the three members of the Reynolds family: a man, a woman, and a young girl. The man is seated, cross-legged, in the center; the woman, seated much lower to the ground, is on his right. The young girl is standing on the left of the man with her hands folded on his knee. They are all wearing modest, Victorian-style clothing. The man is wearing a three-piece suit with a chain running from his button placket to his vest pocket. The woman and the young girl are wearing high-necked, long-sleeved dresses.
[Six Photographs on a Scrapbook Page]
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.
[Bessie Rembert in a Gauzy White Dress]
Photograph of Bessie Rembert with dark and curly hair. She is wearing a gauzy dress with a wide, ruffled neck.
[Portrait of Barber Reynolds Watkins]
Photograph of a man identified as Barber Watkins Reynolds. He is bearded, has greying hair, and wears a coat, shirt, and a bow tie.
[Portrait of a Baby Standing on a Chair]
Photograph of an infant standing on the seat of a polished wooden chair. The child is wearing a white dress and faces the camera.
[Portrait of a Toddler]
Photograph of a toddler in a white dress who is standing on a piece of furniture that has been draped with patterned cloth.
[A Family Portrait]
Photograph of a family, consisting of Susan Emily Reynolds Newcomb (standing), Anne Maria Campbell Reynolds (sitting left), a young girl, and Gus Newcomb.
[Portrait of Two Young Children]
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.
[Thomas N. Lee Sitting Backwards in a Chair]
Photograph of a toddler, Thomas N. Lee, in a white dress, dark socks and shoes. The child is sitting backwards in a chair.
[Portrait of a Seated Young Man]
Photograph of a young man seated for a portrait. He is wearing a three piece suit with a high collar and is seated on a wicker chair.
[Portrait of a Bearded Man]
Photograph of a bearded man wearing a buttoned jacket, waistcoat, and a white collared shirt.
[Portrait of William David Reynolds in Military Regalia]
Photograph of William D. Reynolds standing for a portrait while wearing military regalia. This regalia includes a feathered hat, uniform, and sword. "W. D. Reynolds, Treas." is printed on a piece of paper and attached to the mat under the photo.
[Portrait of a Boy and His Dog]
Photograph of a boy wearing a shirt and tie who is sitting in a chair with his German Shepherd Dog. To the right of the portrait is a horizontally placed white plastic twelve inch ruler printed with "The Portal to Texas History." Below both is a color swatch with twenty four different colors.
Hog Camp on Clear Fork River, in Stone Ranch Pasture at the mouth of Cottonwood Canyon
Photograph of people at a campsite under bare trees. There are wagons and tents in the area.
[Man Standing by a Horse-Drawn Wagon]
Photograph of a man, who is wearing a brimmed hat, standing beside a horse-drawn wagon which is parked in a field. Attached to the wagon is a duo of horses with their backs to the man. A barbwire fence is faintly visible in the background.
[Seated Boy Scouts and an Automobile Advertisement]
Page from Watt Matthews' smooth cowhide album. On the left side of the page is a black and white 5 x 7 in. print of a group of boy scouts. Several young boys, some wearing uniforms, are sitting in the grass along with a few adult men. A man in a double-breasted suit is standing behind the group on the right; he is holding a book in his right arm. A canopy of trees forms the background. On the right side of the page is a an advertisement for the Packard Motor Car Company, Detroit, Michigan. On the ad is a drawing of a Packard "Thirty" Roundabout with Victoria top.
[Portrait of a Man with a Cigar]
Photograph portrait of a grey haired man in a three piece suit who is smoking a cigar through a cigar holder. To the right of the portrait is a horizontally placed white plastic twelve inch ruler printed with "The Portal to Texas History." Above this ruler is a color swatch with twenty four different colors.
[Portrait of John Conrad Leaning on a Gate]
Photograph of a boy named John Conrad posing for a portrait. He is wearing a double breasted suit and is leaning on a piece of wood painted to look like a gate. He is standing in front of a backdrop painted to resemble a stone wall with flowers in front of it. The reverse side of the photo is written with the following: "With love to my dear S.S. teacher - John Conrad on his 8th birthday, June 23rd, 1894."
[Portrait of Dora and Carrie Lee in Striped Dresses]
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.