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Cowboy Throwing Lariat.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Cowboy Throwing Lariat., circa 1900
  • Where object was made: Colorado, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0251

Color photo. A cowboy clad in yellow atop a black horse, swings a lasso above his head. The cows in the background to his left retreat to the barn that is dominating the background.