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Round-up at Bar O-T-O Ranch

Description: Photograph of a big round-up held on the Bar O-T-O Ranch in Dawson County in 1898. The ranch consisted of about 200,000 acres and extended to within six miles of present day Lamesa. About 12,000 cattle were in the herd when this picture was taken. In the picture L-R: Gip Akins, Charlie Nivvins of El Paso, Eldridge Ingle of Ensby, Alabama, Paul Dalmont of Lamesa, V.P. Baker of Lamesa, Eulis Dalmont of Lamesa, Harry Morgan of Lamesa (12 mi. north), Bill Oden and other unnamed cowpunchers.
Date: 1898
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Toy wagon

Description: Toy log wagon made from wood and mounted on wooden base, 2 horses, painted leather harness straps, logging chain; said to have been made in Arkansas, 20th century.
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Cowboys at the Bar S Ranch

Description: Photograph of cowboys dancing to a fiddle at the Bar S Ranch which was located in Reagan and Irion Counties out in west Texas. A wagon and building stand in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Cowboys Chapping another Cowboy on the Bar S Ranch

Description: Photograph of eleven cowboys on the Bar S Ranch located in the west Texas counties of Reagan and Irion. The men appear to be horsing around after work, giving one man a "chapping." The cowboy on his stomach is restrained while the man on the far right prepares to strike him with the leather chaps laying over his shoulder.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Pilot Point Town Square]

Description: Photograph of 1876 Pilot Point Town Square filled with traffic. There are saloons and stores in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Brass Band on Wagon]

Description: Copy negative of a brass band on a wagon in Rusk.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Brass Band on Wagon]

Description: Copy negative of a brass band on a wagon in Rusk.
Date: November 19, 1988
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

[Hazel Bowen Giving Children a Wagon Ride]

Description: Photograph of Hazel Bowen, wagon mistress from Antelope, giving a wagon ride at the Texas Folklife Festival. She is wearing a cowboy hat and driving a wagon with a young girl sitting to the right of her. More children are sitting in the back of the wagon. In the foreground, the horse pulling the wagon is partially visible.
Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Hay wagon at Texas Woman's University]

Description: Photograph of three unidentified men with hay forks working by a horse-drawn wagon full of hay. In the background, Old Main Building of Texas Woman's University in Denton, Texas is visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

[Horse-Drawn Wagon in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of a horse-drawn wagon in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights. The wagon's frame is uncovered and exposed. Two women, one of whom is waving to parade spectators, are riding the wagon while a man steers the horses. The parade procession is moving down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3 until eventually culminating in Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

[Horse-Drawn Wagon in a Holiday Parade]

Description: Photograph of a middle-aged couple and some children riding a horse-drawn wagon in the parade for the first annual League City Holiday Festival of Lights. The man on the left is holding the reins to steer the horses, which are only partially visible. The procession is traveling down Farm to Market Road 518 and Highway 3 and will eventually culminate in Walter Hall Park.
Date: December 11, 1987
Creator: Kiecke, Albert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: League City Helen Hall Library

Hans J. Rasmussen on a Horse-Drawn Wagon

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of Hans J. Rasmussen riding through a cornfield on a horse-drawn wagon. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat, a shirt and overalls. He is standing atop the moving wagon and is holding the two horses' reins in his hands.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Children Riding in Wagon

Description: Photograph of a group of people, children among them, riding inside a horse-drawn wagon. They appear to be in the middle of an empty, grassy terrain, as no identifiable structures or landmarks can be seen. The wagon is carrying at least four people, with a fifth person seen on the leftmost part of the image near the back wheel. The wagon is being pulled by four horses; two in the front and two in the back. The two in the front appear bigger and stronger. Those in the back, in fact, may be mules.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Petersen Family Picking Cotton]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of the Petersen family harvesting and picking cotton in their cotton field. Two women who are wearing hats and dresses are working in the middle of the field while a few men on the left work on the edge of the field near the horse-drawn wagons. An automobile is parked in front of the furthest visible wagon. In the background are some farm buildings.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Circus Coming Through Danevang

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of a circus caravan making its way through a field in Danevang. The caravan consists of two horse-drawn wagons, two wagon drivers, and a bear that is riding cage-free on the back of one of the wagons.
Date: 1918
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Helvig Berndt Home

Description: Photograph of Helvig Berndt's home in Danevang, Texas. The photograph was taken a distance away from the actual home, which can be seen in the back center-left. It is a two-story structure with intersecting gable roofs and several double-hung windows. A barn with a wide gable roof can be seen to the right. Two men are in the foreground on the leftmost part of the image. A horse-drawn wagon joins them. The two men have been identified as Anders H. and Helvig J. Berndt. The photograph has been placed on a stiff mat board which has chipped considerably on the bottom left corner.
Date: 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

El Campo Cotton Platform

Description: Photograph taken at El Campo Cotton Platform, which appears to be a kind of property used for the processing and harvesting of cotton. On the platform itself, there are various stacked piles of cotton and hay bales. A procession of horse-drawn wagons on the dirt road in front of the platform are moving forward. Helvig J. Berndt is in one of the wagons, but his actual location hasn't been specified. Additionally, two children can be seen joining the male driver in the front wagon. The photograph has been placed on a stiff mat board which is chipping on the bottom corners.
Date: 1920/1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Sam Brodsgaard in Wagon

Description: Photograph of a man, identified as Sam Brodsgaard, inside a wooden horse-drawn wagon in Danevang, Texas. The very top of two side wheels can be seen. Sam wears a round hat and light-colored shirt. Only the backs of the two horses can be seen, strapped to the wagon. There is hand-written text on the front of the photograph that reads, "Sam Brodsgaard."
Date: 1920/1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Carl Thyssen Girls & Wagon

Description: Copy negative of three of the Thyssen family children standing outside their home in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. Gerda Thyssen, the youngest child, is standing inside a wagon. Ingeborg Thyssen is standing next to the wagon, to the left of Gerda, and Magdalene Thyssen is pulling the wagon.
Date: 1927
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Grain Harvesting

Description: Copy negative of Joe Monroe, Dave Poindexter, Will, Fred and Otto McKinley harvesting grain. The farmers are all wearing hats and standing on piles of grain stacked onto horse-drawn wagons.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Child with Wagon

Description: Copy negative of an unknown child playing in a wagon. In the background there are trees that cover a partially visible house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Street Scene with Cotton Wagons

Description: Copy negative of a train of several wagons loaded with cotton bales, pulled by a team of ten horses through a town. There are stores in the back including a hardware and grocery store, Brockett P. Pool Co. General Merchandise, Morrow & Johnson Drugs, and Davidson & Roland Bros. dry goods. There are other buggies and wagons, horses tied to fences, and a crowd watching the cotton go by. There are notes written on the picture, above and below it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library