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[Richard Ballard and a Cowboy Play Checkers]

Description: Photograph of Richard Ballard and another cowboy sitting at the head and foot of a twin bed playing checkers on an oversized board inside the Matthews Ranch bunkhouse. There is another twin bed next to them. A fireplace on the far wall of the room is positioned between two windows. There are several wooden rocking chairs in front of the fireplace.
Date: 1960

[Watt Matthews at a Desk inside the Matthews Ranch Cookshack]

Description: Photograph of Watt Matthews sitting and writing at a desk inside the Matthews Ranch cookshack. To his left on the desk is a pancake on a tin plate. Next to the plate, a cowboy hat rests on top of a radio. Behind Matthews, a ranch hand stands holding a coffee cup. John White, the ranch cook, stands turned away at the stove wearing an apron. To his left is the back of Carrol Martin.
Date: 1960

[Men with Horses and a Stage Coach at Night]

Description: Photograph of men outside at night with a stage coach and two horses. The coach is to the left, with three men (Bob Nail, Matt Blanton, and Bill Blanton) standing outside of it and three men (Bobby Owen, Reilly Nail, and Joe Blanton) inside. To the right, Tom Blanton and Watt Matthews sit atop horses, with Blanton holding a Texas flag and Matthews holding a different flag.
Date: 1949
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham

[Lyndon B. Johnson Visiting Lambshead Ranch During Fandangle]

Description: Photograph of President Lyndon Baines Johnson posing with Lady Bird Johnson and another man and woman during his visit to Lambshead Ranch, June 7, 1969. The visit coincided with the annual production of the Fort Griffin Fandangle, an outdoor musical about the history of Fort Griffin written by Robert Nail, in Albany, Texas. Johnson is touching the arm of the woman on his left; Lady Bird and the man are standing to his right. Johnson and the man are wearing scarves fastened by pins in the shape of Texas. There are two microphones on stands in the foreground of the picture. Behind the group on the right are men wearing cowboy hats holding instruments. Onlookers are also standing behind Johnson among a grove of trees. "On the Pedernales -" is written along the bottom of the photo.
Date: June 7, 1969

[Oliver Jacobs Reading on Bunkhouse Porch]

Description: Photograph of Oliver Jacobs "Jake" reading The Black Dispatch newspaper. Jacobs is wearing a white apron and hat and is sitting on a wooden chair on the bunkhouse porch at Lambshead Ranch. The headline of the newspaper says "East Central Teachers deny Jim Crow Vote." Boxes and other items are visible on the porch behind him.
Date: 1949~
Creator: Wallace, Sally Brittingham