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Johnson and Man, approximately 1940s

 Item — drawer: 2
Identifier: 2008.049.6.Buildings.1017

Scope and Contents

A photograph of Ben Johnson Sr. and an unidentified man during a cattle shipment to the Blackland railroad stop on the Midland Valley Railway. Johnson was a rodeo champion and foreman of the Chapman-Barnard Ranch. These photographs were taken for a Life Magazine article that was never written. It is believed that more cattle were shipped from Blackland during World War II than anywhere else in the country.


  • Other: approximately 1940s



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1 photographic_negative : 1 Black and White 4x5 Negative ; 15.5 x 10 cm

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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