Typical hobbling scene of the S-T Ranch. (photograph)
Typical hobbling scene of the S-T Ranch. Horses lined up getting hobbled. There are several saddles visible in foreground. "Copyright by F. M. Steel." is embossed on the bottom.
8 x 10 in (20.32 x 25.4 cm)
Place of Origin
Lipscomb (Lipscomb County, Tex.)
Prints and Photographs Collection file-Ranch scenes - F. M. Steele Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Artisan or Artist
Steele, F. M.
Steel, F. M. ; Steele, Francis Marion. ; Steele, Francis "Frank" Marion.
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs
Communication Artifacts -- documentary artifacts -- graphic documents -- photograph
visual works -- photographs
ca. 1895 - 1905
cowboys ; ranching ; saddles
Itinerant artisans and artists
Prints and Photographs Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
di_03170 ; CN 01716a; CN 01716b
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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Hill Texas Archive Research Notes
F. M. Steele, b. 1866 - d. 1936. More information about Steele can be found in Jim Hoy & Katherine Hoy, "Portraits of the Plains: The Photographs of F. M. Steele." Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains 28 (Winter 2005-2006): 262-273. The Kansas Historical Society has a very large collection of Steele's photographs, which can be viewed on their website.