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[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

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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

[Family Being Served at Christmas Dinner Table]

Description: Photograph of a family being served Christmas dinner. From left to right: Patty Blanton; Joe Matthews; Richard King (serving); May Blanton; woman serving; Matt Blanton; Anne Blanton; and an unknown diner. A woman and child can be seen in a back room dining at a different table. The foremost dinner table is set with a red tablecloth, plates, glasses, and lit candles. A china cabinet is sitting in the left corner near Richard King.
Date: December 1955
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Family Standing Outside for a Photograph]

Description: Photograph of a family posing outside for a photograph. In the back row: Matt Blanton; Tom Blanton; Tom Brittingham; Joe B. Matthews; Minnie Bell Blanton; and Bill Blanton. In the front row: Louise Webb Matthews; Anne Blanton; Lucile Brittingham; May Blanton; and Watt Matthews.
Date: December 25, 1942
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Family Standing Outside of Ranch Cookshack]

Description: Photograph of a family gathered outside of a ranch cookshack. From left to right: Lucile Brittingham; Sallie Judd; Watt Matthews; Susette Burns; Ethel Casey; Joe Matthews; and May Blanton. They are standing in front of a red building with white trim and screened windows.
Date: December 25, 1942
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[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

[Joe and Louise Matthews]

Description: Photograph of Joe and Louise Matthews standing next to a brick wall and downspout. Joe Matthews is wearing a blue shirt, black glasses, and a bow tie. Louise Matthews is wearing a red blouse with a wavy pattern and pearl necklaces and holds a portion of a flower that grows at the side of the building.
Date: 1957
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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

[People on a Buckboard Wagon]

Description: Photograph of people riding on a buckboard wagon past trees and shrubs. From left to right: Louise Webb Matthews; Susette Matthews Burns; Sally Brittingham; Sam/George Newcomb (driving; unidentified girl; and Anne Blanton.
Date: 1945~
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[People Swimming]

Description: Photograph seven people swimming in body of brown water in a wooded area.
Date: 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Three Cowboys Around a Downed Calf]

Description: Photograph of three cowboys around a downed and roped calf. The bespectacled man kneeling on the left holds a bottle in his right hand and touches a cloth to the animal's side with his left. The kneeling man on the right has the calf pinned under his knee. A third man sits to the upper left.
Date: 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Tom and Matt Blanton at a Picnic Table]

Description: Photograph of Tom and Matt Blanton sitting at an outdoor picnic table. Tom, left, is wearing a blue shirt and a spotted blue tie. The dark haired Mat, right, has an open shirt and striped pants, and carries a tin cup in his right hand a cigarette in his left.
Date: December 24, 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Truck Near Cattle Pens with People Gathered Around]

Description: Photograph of people gathered around a blue truck in front of cattle pens. Men to the left stand near a metal gate structure, with a man in the foreground carrying a camera that is slung under his arm. Another group surrounds the blue truck. A horse is visible behind them. A third group of two men look toward the truck from the right.
Date: 1958
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Two Men and a Dead Hog]

Description: Photograph of two men in blue denim standing over a dead hog. The man on the left is a senior, wears a black fedora hat, and holds an axe over his shoulder. The smiling young man to the right, Tom Blanton, holds a pistol in his right hand.
Date: December 24, 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph

[Two Men and a Turtle]

Description: Photograph of two men standing over an overturned turtle. The man to the left, Tom Blanton, leans over the turtle wielding an axe. The man to the right holds a foot on the creature. The remnants of a fire are to the right of the pair, and benches covered with materials are in the background.
Date: December 24, 1940
Creator: Blanton, Joseph Edwin
Item Type: Photograph