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Map of Denton County

Description: Hand-drawn map of Denton County by Mrs. Sena Mounts Wright that was hung behind the checkout desk at the Denton Public Library. The brands of various Texas ranches are visible on either side of the map.
Date: July 31, 1949
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Two men branding a calf]

Description: Photograph of two men branding a cow in a field. The cow is pinned at the head by one, and the leg is held by another. Neither man's face is visible from the front, both have a partial profile view.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dalco Photography
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Five cowboys branding a calf]

Description: Photograph of five men in work or western wear, close up, branding a cow. In the background a herd of cows stand to the left, and the right side of the frame shows two trucks with cattle trailers attached.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dalco Photography
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two cowboys branding a calf]

Description: Photograph in an above shot of two men and one cow cattle branding at Marion Flynt Ranch, Midland, Texas. The men are dressed in cowboy or western wear, both kneel on the ground, holding an auburn and white calf. One holds the calf's head, the other holds a hind leg. The grass is tan and brown around them.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dalco Photography
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. White fencing and two prominent trees in background. The photograph was in the process of being retouched but was not finished. Two cattle, one on far left and one near center, were being taken out of the photograph by painting with similar background colors; however they were not fully removed. Pencil marks (lines and arrows) in the white border around perimeter of photograph. Written on back of photograph in pencil: "Do not flop negative 4 X 21/2 and 3 [circled]". A label attached to the back in black print and in pencil: "Art Engraving Co. Job No. 5434 [line] 4 Wanted Fri For Webb (?) Account Line R. Scale -13 1/4 % Halftone 100 line zinc Size W 4 H 2 1/2 V Scale Finish Aqua (?) Mounting Top - bottom flush". Stamped in black on back: "Photograph By David J. & Mattie V. Morris Box 428 So. Houston, Texas".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a herd of white and brown Brahman cattle]

Description: Photograph of a herd of white and brown Brahman cattle in a pasture on the George Ranch. The cattle are centered around wooden feed troughs. Photograph has purple pen marks on the (left and right only) white border around the image. Written on back in purple: "8 in" with lines extending horizontally and in pencil "6560 [line] 7" and [in a circle] 8 1/2 (?)".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of Jean Kiger, exhibitor of a Short Horn steer produced on the George Ranch]

Description: Photograph of Jean Kiger, exhibitor of a Short Horn steer produced on the George Ranch. The steer has a banner proclaiming it a Champion at the Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Exposition in 1940. Kiger is holding the lead rope of the haltered steer in her left hand. Albert Peyton George is standing to her right. Four other unidentified men are standing behind the steer. The photograph was taken in the indoor arena. Criss-crossed metal partitions in background separate the crowd from the auction area. Stamped on back in black: "David J. Morris Official Livestock Photographer Houston Fat Stock Show Houston, Texas [and in pencil] meg 2192".
Date: 1940
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a white Brahman bull with a "93" brand - front side view]

Description: Photograph of a white Brahman bull (frontal/side view) with a "93" brand and a "circle" brand (Polly Ryon's brand used by Albert Peyton George). The bull is haltered and standing in hay in front of a wooden barn (image of barn is slightly tilted to the right) on the George Ranch. Wooden panel to stock pen adjoins the white barn on the right.
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a white Brahman bull with a "93" brand - full side view]

Description: Photograph of a white Brahman bull (full side view) with a "93" brand and the "circle" brand belonging to Polly Ryon used by Albert Peyton George for cattle on the George Ranch. The bull is standing in hay in front of a white wooden barn. Wooden stock pen partition adjoins barn on right. (similar to images 2000.032.008 and 009 - bull's head is raised).
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of the Reserve Grand Short Horn Steer at the Houston Fat Stock Show]

Description: Photograph of the Reserve Grand Short Horn Steer at the Houston Fat Stock Show and Livestock Exposition. The banner proclaiming the steer as reserve champion is being held by its exhibitor, the young man standing directly behind it. A.P. George is standing on the far left. George, who is wearing a suit, is holding the lead rope to the steer in his left hand and his cowboy hat in his right hand. Four unidentified men are standing behind the exhibitor. The arena brick wall with people leaning on brick ledge is in the background. "Smith K. C. Mo. Is printed vertically in white near George's pant leg. Written on back of photograph in black ink: "March 14 - 1940" and in pencil "Reserve Grand Short Horn Steer Ho [sic] Fat Stock Show 2940". Stamped in black on back: "Photo No [in pencil] 10782 [black stamp] Use this number to order extra prints Guy F. Smith 220 West 12th St. Kansas City, Missouri".
Date: 1940
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a "Prize cross breed at George Ranch - 1960"]

Description: Photograph of a "Prize cross breed at George Ranch - 1960" as written on back of photograph in black ink. The calf is standing near a white wooden fence. Partial view of an automobile in background. George Ranch yard in background. Stamped on back in black: "Photograph by David J. and Mattie V. Morris box 428 So. Houston, Texas".
Date: 1960
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a Brahman facing a dark colored bull in a pasture]

Description: Photograph of a Brahman facing a dark colored bull in a pasture on the George Ranch. White posts of fence on left and cross fence leading to another pasture just beyond the two cattle in center. Cattle in this pasture can be seen in the distance. A white wooden feeder in pasture and a white building at the corner of pasture. The white fence line and oak trees border the driveway that leads to the George Ranch house (not visible). "42" written in white in bottom right corner of photograph. Stamped in purple on back of photograph: "Bob Bailey fine photography 515 Taft (at Buffalo Dr.) Houston, Texas KE - 6625 Negative Number 17144 - 42".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Photograph of a Brahman facing a dark colored bull in a pasture]

Description: Photograph of a Brahman facing a dark colored bull in a pasture on the George Ranch. White posts of fence on left and cross fence leading to another pasture just beyond the two cattle in center. Cattle in this pasture can be seen in the distance. A white wooden feeder in pasture and a white building at the corner of pasture. The white fence line and oak trees border the driveway that leads to the George Ranch house (not visible). "39" written in white in bottom right corner of photograph. Stamped in purple on back of photograph: "Bob Bailey fine photography 515 Taft (at Buffalo Dr.) Houston, Texas KE - 6625 Negative Number 17144 - 39".
Date: [1940..1955]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park