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Three Horses in Front of Wooden Fence

Description: Copy negative of three horses tied to a wooden fence. The horses are wearing saddles and tack. There is a structure to the far right, attached to the fence. In the background, there are telephone poles and a man standing on what appears to be a stationary train.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Union Stock Yards, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard depicting the stock yards in Chicago, Illinois. Many cattle are coralled together while cowboys sit on fences looking on. The city of Chicago is in the background. The correspondence on the back reads, " "What my baby doing. I bet you want to see your old mean ugly Auntie, if you did say you wouldn't. Do you love your Auntie - Rosa". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Chicago, Ill.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Merced Melendez

Description: Photograph of Merced Melendez standing in a corral with a horse in 1931. Merced was a long-time employee at the Brite Ranch. He was considered a de-horning expert - possibly the best in the West. This photo was included in a report by Andrew Wells for an American History class at Marfa High School on January 13, 1975.
Date: 1931
Partner: Marfa Public Library