[Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing next to a horse]

https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth7968/small/

Identifier

http://dp.la/api/items/5888f4286a4178efbe74091a0cd475a6

Title

[Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing next to a horse]

Date

[1945..1955]

Description

Photograph of Albert Peyton George, Gene Autry, and Virgil Shepherd standing in an arena next to a horse. George, who is on the far right, is wearing a three piece suit with print tie and striped shirt. He is wearing dark rimmed glasses and a light colored felt hat. George has his left hand in his pants pocket. Autry is wearing a knit suit with tucked in boots with tops that have images of longhorns, hearts, moons, and stars on them. He has a yoked western shirt and a white felt hat. He is holding a riding crop in his left hand and he is holding his horse's halter in his right hand. The horse has a saddle with very intricate leather work and ornate silver trim. Written in pencil in back of photograph: "Mr. George standing to Gene Autry's left.
Paper; Width/Diameter: 25.4 cm, Height: 20.5 cm

Subject

Communication Artifacts
Art
Agriculture
Domestic Animals
Horses

Source

The Portal to Texas History

Type

image

References

https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth7968/