Ranch Family Documentation Project photograph collection, 1878-2009  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Title
RanchFamily Documentation Project photograph collection
Dates
1878-2009 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 box, (.25 linear feet)
Collection Number
USU_P0467
Summary
This photograph collection consists of digital copies of images collected through the course of the RanchFamily Documentation Project from 2009 to 2011. The images were either scanned from originals or loaned by the ranch families interviewed or taken with a digital camera. Paper copies and a CD are located in a box.
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions

No restrictions on use, except: not available through interlibrary loan.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This photograph collection consists of 480 digital copies of images collected through the course of the RanchFamily Documentation Project from 2009 to 2011. The images were either scanned from originals or loaned by the ranch families interviewed or taken with a digital camera. Paper copies and a CD are located in a box in the photograph collections. Most of the images are from family ranches in Elko County, Nevada or Park Valley, Utah and consist of ranching scenes, family members, horses and cattle, branding, ranching buildings, landscape views, celebrations, and the city of Elko.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the RanchFamily Documentation Project photograph collection must be obtained from the Special Collections Photograph Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: USU_P0467; RanchFamily Documentation Project photograph collection; Photograph Collections Special Collections and Archives. Utah State University Merrill-Cazier Library. Logan, Utah.

Following Citations:USU_P0467, USUSCA.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

1:01:01-1:01:14:  Tom Marvel Scans, 1934-1964Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 1

Images scanned from Tom Marvel visit (Elko, Nevada) on 9-24-09. Caption information came from Tom Marvel. Images are from Elko County, Nevada.

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 1
Box Folder
1 1
1-01-01: Crew for "The Wagon" - Wagon used until 1950
1934-1950
1 1
1-01-02: Cowboy "holding the herd" for branding, 25 Ranch
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-03: Six mules, pulling to a location, chop box, bedrolls, on the 25 Ranch, Tom Marvel and Joy Long is on the wagon
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-04: Tom Marvel with pack horse
1955
1 1
1-01-05: Young Tom Marvel, below Wild Horse Reservoir on Gold Creek
1934
1 1
1-01-06: Brood mares on the 25 Ranch with Mormon Derrick
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-07: Tom Marvel with Jack Muncie (Shoshone Indian), loading hay on a wagon
1940-1941
1 1
1-01-08: At St. Johns, 25 Ranch, Tommy Butler and Tom Marvel (on the ground)
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-09: Crew of the 25 Ranch
1934-1950
1 1
1-01-10: Sam King, at St. Johns, 25 Ranch, Frank Tobar
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-11: Sam King, at St. Johns, 25 Ranch, Frank Tobar
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-12: Sam King, at St. Johns, 25 Ranch, Frank Tobar
1942
1 1
1-01-13: Tom Marvel showing Eagle at Stampede
1934-1964
1 1
1-01-14: Tom Marvel, next to old barn that was part of 25 Ranch
1964
1 1
1-01-15: Tent and fly of the chuckwagon, 20 ft. tent where they ate, Doc Hood
1934-1964

1:02:01-1:02:69:  Buella Walther Dalley Scans, 1907-1993Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 2

Images scanned from Buella Walther Dalley visit on 11-12-09. Caption information came from either verso side of images or from Buella. Images are from Eklo County, Nevada.

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 2
Box Folder
1 2
1:02:01: Moving a building with horses
1940
1 2
1:02:02: Moving a building with horses
1940
1 2
1:02:03: Christmas at Sherman, Nevada
1907
1 2
1:02:04: Four men outside of cabin
1 2
1:02:05: Valentine and Sophie Walther
1 2
1:02:06: Leroy Nelms with trout
1922-1925
1 2
1:02:07: Bunkhouse at the 71 Ranch, Nevada
1 2
1:02:08: 71 Ranch in Neva, Whitehouse
1 2
1:02:09: Fort Halleck historical sign
1 2
1:02:10: Celeste and Harold Walther
1 2
1:02:11: Celeste, Harold, Jack, Uncle G. and Elizie
1 2
1:02:12: Fort Halleck Home
1 2
1:02:13: Fort Halleck Home
1918
1 2
1:02:14: Fort Halleck Ranch taken by Barbara Walther Adams
1975
1 2
1:02:15: Ranch house at Fort Halleck
1943
1 2
1:02:16: Fort Halleck Ranch
1920
1 2
1:02:17: Color photo of Barn at Fort Halleck
1 2
1:02:18: Ranch house and barn at Fort Halleck taken from above house
1943
1 2
1:02:19: Fort Halleck Ranch
1920
1 2
1:02:20: View from below the willow tree
1940
1 2
1:02:21: Harold Walther with buck rake
1931
1 2
1:02:22: Stacking haw with Derrick, Weather Ranch, Starr Valley
1 2
1:02:23: Haying, Weather Ranch, Starr Valley
1 2
1:02:24: Old Fort Halleck Schoolhouse
Left to Right: Arthur, Howard Harney, Roy, Harold, Morrell, Tutie, Clara Narr
1 2
1:02:25: Teacher Luito, Beulah Walther, Clara, heading to School
1927-1928
1 2
1:02:26: Elko High School
1939-1943
1 2
1:02:27: Elko High School
1939-1943
1 2
1:02:28: Three people and dog
1 2
1:02:29: Sawing logs for winter fuel at Fort Halleck Ranch, Graham Truck
1 2
1:02:30: Joe Walther, Halleck Ranch
1 2
1:02:31: Woman with cream separater
1 2
1:02:32: Julia Walther(?) with cream separater
1 2
1:02:33: Beulah's "brood" for Home Economics project
1938
1 2
1:02:34: Two young women
1 2
1:02:35: Fort Halleck Ranch, Sawing logs with Graham Truck, Harvey Davis(?), Jack and Joseph Walther
1 2
1:02:36: Pruh Daisy and Colt - Paul received these horses from Bill Short
1 2
1:02:37: Ranch cowboy Jack on horse
1 2
1:02:38: Bess and Tiny (horses)
1 2
1:02:39: J.W. and Joseph Walther
1 2
1:02:40: Fort Halleck Ranch, Joe Walther with grandson Dwight Goldstrom.
1942
1 2
1:02:41: Restored "fancy buggy"
1 2
1:02:42: Jack Walther and buggy ready for a wedding
1986
1 2
1:02:43: Joseph and Julia Walther
circa 1942
1 2
1:02:44: Joseph and Julia Walther. Wedding portrait?
1 2
1:02:45: Julia Ann Walther in Las Vegas
1942
1 2
1:02:46: Unknown Woman
19 June 1957
1 2
1:02:47: Joseph C. Walther, 20 years old
circa 1897
1 2
1:02:48: Paul, Roy, and Harold Walther in Reno
11 November 1935
1 2
1:02:49: Man standing next to Automobile
1933
1 2
1:02:50: 1915 Graham Truck
1990
1 12
1:02:51: McBride Lumber Yard, Elko?
1 2
1:02:52: Rowella Walther
1 2
1:02:53: McBride Lumber Yard, George Walther and three women, Elko
1 2
1:02:54: In the rear in white blouse, Aunt Louise Walther. In the front in white blouse, Aunt Carol Walther
1 2
1:02:55: Beulah, Art Goldstrom, jack Walther
1 2
1:02:56: Julia Walther at Fort Halleck
circa 1940
1 2
1:02:57: Cooking weiners at Fort Halleck - Includes Mexican hay hands, Art Goldstrom, Jack Walther, Clara Walther
1 2
1:02:58: Julia and Betty Jean Walther on lawn
1939-1940
1 2
1:02:59: Sunday gathering at Fort Halleck Ranch
1924
1 2
1:02:60: Uncle Vicente and others, Dodge Truck (duplicate of 1:02:62)
1 2
1:02:61: Walther Children, Will, Villa, Harold
1 2
1:02:62: Uncle Vicente and others, Dodge Truck (duplicate of 1:02:60)
1918
1 2
1:02:63: Gathering inside Sherman Station, first phone or "party line" in the area in the background
1909-1910
1 2
1:02:64: Walther children, Bill, Villa, and Gerald.
1 2
1:02:65: Sherman Station, house
1 2
1:02:66: Sherman Station, house
1 2
1:02:67: Sherman Station, Walther(?) Children climbing trees
1 2
1:02:68: Sherman Station, Herman Shook, Joe Wlather, Bill Walther, Fred Walther
1 2
1:02:69: Sherman Station, Mulligan with cats

1:03:01-1:03:42:  Jay and Diane Tanner Scans, 2004-2008Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 3

Digital Images donated by Jay and Diane Tanner (Grouse Creek, Utah). Most of the images were taken by Diane Tanner and consist of the Tanner family and ranch life at Grouse Creek.

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 3
Box Folder
1 3
1:03:01 through 1:03:03: Fourth of July at Grouse Creek rodeo grounds
July 2008
1 3
1:03:04 through 1:03:05: Fourth of July at Grouse Creek rodeo grounds, kids race after chickens
July 2008
1 3
1:03:06 through 1:03:07: Box C Barn Dance
1 3
1:03:08: Kyle Roping
2005
1 3
1:03:09: Alex rope tricks
2005
1 3
1:03:10: Branding
2005
1 3
1:03:11: Special needs girl visit the Box C
2005
1 3
1:03:12 through 1:03:13: Jay Tanner loading hay
2005
1 3
1:03:14: Children petting calf
2005
1 3
1:03:15 through 1:03:16: Sage Grouse strutting
March 2005
1 3
1:03:17: Branding
2006
1 3
1:03:18 and 1:03:19: Grouse Creek July 4th Parade
2006
1 3
1:03:20 through 1:03:22: Box Elder County fair, steer show in Tremonton, includes Kyle and Jordan Nilsson
2008
1 3
1:03:23: Cattle Drive, Flats at Grouse Creek
Undated
1 3
1:03:24: King of the Mountain Bike Race
2007
1 3
1:03:25: Easter Celebration at Store
2004
1 3
1:03:26 through 1:03:28: Alex Tanner, Erika and Ryan Stowell, Abi and Ryan Stowell with Pet Deer
Undated
1 3
1:03:29 through 1:03:30: Roping at Box C Ranch, Clay, Alex, and Wyatt
2008
1 3
1:03:31: Simplot Working Cattle, Milt Oman
2005
1 3
1:03:32: Old Post Office, Grouse Creek
2008
1 3
1:03:33: Burch Creek
2005
1 3
1:03:34: Christmas Eve Party, Grouse Creek Ward, Aron Shane Warr and Emma Blanthorn
2005
1 3
1:03:35: Abandoned home
Undated
1 3
1:03:36: Group of Children
Undated
1 3
1:03:37: Child riding a calf
Undated
1 3
1:03:38: Cowboy
Undated
1 3
1:03:39: Tanner Home
Undated
1 3
1:03:40: Welcome to Grouse Creek, sign
Undated
1 3
1:03:41: Cowboy with rope
1 3
1:03:42: Oakley Rodeo
2008

Shorty and Marge Prunty Scans, Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 4

Digital Images scanned from historical images owned by Marge Prunty

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 4
Box Folder
1 4
1:04:01-1:04:19: Marge and "Shorty" Prunty; their sons Dick and Gary, their wedding, ranch scenes, moving a house. Images are from Elko County, Nevada.
1940-1970

Bieroth Family Album, 1900-1920Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 5

Consists of images from the Bieroth family including her mother Mabel and father Hugh. Images are from Elko County, Nevada.

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 5
Box Folder
1 5
1:05:01-1:05:102: Ranching scenes include working with horses and wagons, haying, children, and washing clothes. Images are from Eklo County, Nevada
Identified individuals include: Dick Harvey, Hugh Bieroth, Nell, Gus Thompson, Miss Rose, John Dunham, Tid Plunkett, Bill Rutherford, Matt Davidson, George, Tom Stinton, Dan O'Line, Ed Martin, Sam Bieroth, Will Bieroth, Hoke Blackstone, Ella Hughes, Ollie Tennell, Annie Bieroth, Grandpa Martin, Hoke Bieroth, Muggins, Addie M., Mary, Bill Hust, Will Cowan, Ketchum Fast Freight Line, Miss Burns, Mrs. Wilson, Casey, Al Knight, Doranna, Couger Bill, Detia M., Mrs. Stinton, Watt M., Ollie Tennell, Claude W., Jess W.
1900-1920

1:06:001-1:06:231:  Mearl Row Historic Photographs, 1920-1960Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1, Folder 6

Bieroth Family Album

Container(s) Description Dates
box folder
1 6
Box Folder
1 6
1:06:001-1:06:002: "Int. Del Toltec Cafe, Cilla Acuna Coah. Mex" (Cuidad Acuna in state of Coahuila, Mexico)
1920-1960
1 6
1:06:03-1:06:011: Ranching Scenes including hay stacking, working with horses, groups of children, includes Christina
1920-1960
1 6
1:06:012: Bullfight, Sabinas Stadium at Cuidad Acuna in state of Coahuila, Mexico
1920-1929
1 6
1:06:13-1:06:050: Ranching Scenes including, working with horses, rounding up cattle, trick riding, groups of children, roping, groups of cowboys, and chuckwagons
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:051-1:06:179: Ranching Scenes including, working with horses, groups of cowboys, chuckwagons, branding cattle, stacking hay, women on the ranch, San Jacinto Ranch, Conoco (Utah Construction Company)
Some images are in color.
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:180: Poem by Mark Hall, Today's My Lucky Day
Undated
1 6
1:06:180-1:06:193: Ranching Scenes including, working with horses, roping cattle, stacking hay, branding, cowboys, Mike Hanes cooking
Some images are in color.
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:194: Obituary for Thomas Byron Fausett
Undated
1 6
1:06:195-1:06:199: Waterfall and San Jacinto Ranch?
Some images are in color.
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:200-1:06:203: Pages 383-386 from book, Nevada's Northeast Frontier
Undated
1 6
1:06:204-1:06:215: Handwritten memoir of Mearl Row, poems "My Partners," and "The Cowboy Boot," by Mark Hall
Digital copies are cropped, See hard copy for complete copy
Undated
1 6
1:06:216-1:06:227: Ranching Scenes including, cowboys, branding, rope corral, driving cattle, Utah Construction Company Ranch.
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:228: "Eating on one of the U.C. ranches at chuck wagon, Mike Hnes was the cook on this wagon."
1930-1960
1 6
1:06:229: "Rodeer - N.E. of Gollier 1942 - U.C. Cowboys Ranch Sandosum Center, NV, Close to Jackpot."
1942
1 6
1:06:230-1:06:231: Ranching scene and Salmon Falls Dam
1930-1960

1:07:001-1:07:012:  Burt Kunzler Photographs, 1981-2008Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 7
1:07:001-1:07:012: Burt Kunzler Photographs
Images scanned on January 26th, 2011 in Park Valley. Includes Branding, driving cattle, sheep herding, shearing. Includes members of the Kunzler family, Kelly, Burt, Max, Kerry.
1981-2008

1:08:01-1:08:11:  Jay Carter Photographs, 1963-1973Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 8
1:08:01-1:08:11: Jay Carter Photographs
Images scanned on January 26th, 2011 in Park Valley. Images include: 1963 County Fair, 1972 4-H club, cattle, hens ; People include: Jay Carter, Darrell Carter; 4-H club include: Kay, Dean, Taylor, Dale, Melanie, Kermit, Christie, Ed, Diane, John, Bret, Curtis, Susan, Marilyn, Denise, Brenda, Aland, Pamela, Del Dee, Jay, Brent
1963-1973

1:09:01-1:09:10:  Brent Rose Photographs, 2003Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 9
1:09:01-1:09:10: Brent Rose Photographs
Images scanned on January 26th, 2011 in Park Valley. Images include: Horse riding, roping cattle, branding, pushing cattle, syringes, ranchfamily documentation; People include: Janet Rose, Brent Rose, Greg Rose, Randee Munns, Jamie Vasa
2003

1:10:01-1:10:06:  Lynn Palmer Photographs, 1878-1963Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 10
1:10:01-1:10:06: Lynn Palmer Photographs
Images scanned on January 26th, 2011 in Park Valley. Images include: Russian Colony, horse drawn wagons, mounted cowboys, coaling trains, Kelton UT; People include: Verna Tracy.
1878-1963

1:11:01-1:11:05:  Bryan Morris Photographs, 1994-2009Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 11
1:11:01-1:11:05: Bryan Morris Photographs
Images scanned on January 26th, 2011 in Park Valley. Images include: Branding, cattle, 4-H; Morris relations include: Bryan, Kevin, A.J., Royal, Jason H., Anthony, Dustie, Chad, Jim, Luke, David, Lamonte, Melissa, McKayla, Stetson, Shawn, Tyler, Jason, Hayden, Jakie, Krystel, Carson, Justin, Ray, Ben, Anthony, Jim, Luke. Note that 1-11-05 should be in folder 8 (the description is 1-08-11).
1994-2009

1:12:01-1:12:33:  Susan Glaser Church and Jay Dalton Photographs, 1950-2009Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 12
1:12:01-1:12:33: Susan Glaser Church and Jay Dalton Photographs
Images scanned on October 30th, 2010 in Elko, Nevada. Images include: East Humbolt Range, North Wells, Dalton Ranch, Clover Valley, Keddy Ranch, buck-rack, horses, vaccination, cattle, horse dominance hierarchy, loading yearlings, deer, roping, farming, round baler, Helleck Hilton, tractor; People include: Dani Johnston Dalton, Bob Briton.
1950-2009

1:13:01-1:13:12:  Susan Glaser Church Photographs, 1950-2009Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 13
1:13:01-1:13:12: Susan Glaser Church Photographs Photographs
Images scanned on October 30th, 2010 in Elko, Nevada. Images include: Agriculture classroom, kids on livestock scale, spring flooding, Tule Ranch, Ruby Mountain, Halleck, Tule Cabin, tractor, herding cattle, horse riding; People include: Arthur Glaser, Norman Glaser, Mary Ann Glaser, Susan Glaser, Peter Glaser, Dan Glaser.
1950-2009

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Ranch life -- Nevada -- Elko County -- Photographs
  • Ranch life -- Photographs
  • Ranch life -- Utah -- Park Valley -- Photographs
  • Ranches -- Nevada -- Elko County -- Photographs
  • Ranches -- Photographs
  • Ranches -- Utah -- Park Valley -- Photographs
  • Ranching -- Nevada -- Elko County -- Photographs
  • Ranching -- Photographs
  • Ranching -- Utah -- Park Valley -- Photographs
  • Personal Names :
  • Carter, Jay -- Family -- Photographs
  • Church, Susan Glaser -- Family -- Photographs
  • Dalley, Beulah Walther, 1922- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Dalton, Jay -- Family -- Photographs
  • Kunzler, Burt -- Family -- Photographs
  • Marvel, Tom -- Family -- Photographs
  • Morris, Bryan, 1951- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Palmer, Lynn, 1950- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Prunty, Gary, 1952- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Prunty, Marjory Bieroth, 1926- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Rose, Brent, 1955- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Row, Mearl, 1920- -- Photographs
  • Tanner, Diane, 1957- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Tanner, Jay Merlin, 1958- -- Family -- Photographs
  • Family Names :
  • Bieroth family -- Photographs
  • Geographical Names :
  • Elko County (Nev.) -- Photographs
  • Park Valley (Utah) -- Photographs
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Compact discs
  • Digital images