Homeward Bound from the Clear Fork of the Brazos.

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When: 01 January 1874

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Title: Homeward Bound from the Clear Fork of the Brazos.

Creator: Robertson, George (photographer)

Contributors: Oliphant, W. J. (publisher)

Date: 1874

Series: Life on the Frontier

Description: In 1874 W. J. Oliphant published a series of stereoscopic views of a Texas buffalo hunt. The photographs were taken in and around Taylor County, near present-day Abilene and Buffalo Gap, by an Oliphant friend and part-time employee, George Robertson. These stereographs are among the earliest known photographs of a buffalo hunt. Source: Lawrence T. Jones III.

Physical Description: 1 photographic print on stereo card: stereograph, albumen; 11.3 x 18 cm.

File: ag2008_0005_7_5_067_c_brazos_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact [email protected]

For more information, see: digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/jtx/id/718

View Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs: digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/cul/jtx/


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    • 08/Jan/2015 13:59:46

    I remember the stereoscopic viewers ... good work..