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Branding calves on the Salt Fork, Barber County, Kansas

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Creator: Steele, F. M. (Francis Marion), 1866-1936

Date: Between 1891 and 1903

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: Berryman Collection Coll. 2 No.47

Unit ID: 7834

Summary: View of two cowboys branding calves on the Salt Fork in Barber County, Kansas. Four cowboys on horseback are holding ropes attached to the calves, and a herd of cattle is visible in the background.

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Title (Main title): Branding calves on the Salt Fork, Barber County, Kansas

Titles (Other):

  • Branding calves on the Salt Fork. Round-up, Barber County, KS [electronic resource] / F.M. Steele


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    Gelatin silver prints
    Barber County (Kan.) -- History -- 19th century
    Salt Fork (Kan. and Okla.)
    Internet resource (Web)
    Cattle herding -- Kansas -- Barber County
    Cattle -- Marking -- Kansas -- Barber County
    Cowboys -- Kansas -- Barber County
    Horses -- Kansas -- Barber County

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General Note: Digital image of an original silver gelatin print, scanned by the Kansas State Historical Society, as part of the Western Trails Project, funded by a grant from the Kansas Library Network Board.

General Note: The original is a silver gelatin print and measures 22.2 x 25.3 cm.