ONE fairly reliable way to tell if you are in a part of the country where people still herd cattle for a living is the frequent and unself-conscious use of the word cowboy as a verb. All he wanted to do was cowboy. For more than 20 years the photographer Robb Kendrick, a longtime contributor to National Geographic, has traveled around the United States, Canada and northern Mexico visiting just such places, increasingly rare ones where development has been kept at bay and discouraging words seldom are heard, at least on cellphones, which stop working a hundred miles from the nearest tower. Mostly he just needs time, patience and lots of elbow grease. And as he labors, moving methodically from beneath the hood of his wooden box camera to a portable field darkroom, bearing wet iron plates that he has painstakingly prepared, he thinks of himself not as simply making pictures but also as taking part in the world of the cowboys who are the subjects of his otherworldly tintype portraits.
Rare Vintage Photos of Famous Athletes
Mueller-Schmidt House panorama virtual tour. Emelia, in wedding dress, on bottom step; Karoline Mueller and John Chambliss on front porch; John Mueller and year old son Henry on balcony. The wedding, at 9 p. Chalk Beeson, Long Branch saloon co-owner, and his "silver cornet band" played the music in the parlor. That night John and Emelia left on the midnight train for their honeymoon in Denver before moving to their new home at Ft. Reno, IT Indian Territory. Henry's carved initials, HJM, are still preserved on the right side of the window seen behind John.
Vintage NFL Photos
The arrival of the daguerreotype in the s could not have come at a more fortuitous time for the American West. From these treasures, we have chosen of the best historical photographs of the Old West. The journey has already started, with our Opening Shot, and continues throughout the magazine.
Andrew Luck, the comeback player of the year, is quite capable of keeping pace. What the Chiefs need to do to win : Their defense needs to step up. The Chiefs had the second-worst passing defense in the league over the regular season, which could be quite a problem against Indianapolis, who have won 10 of their last 11 games. In his first full year as a starting quarterback, Mahomes had a season for the ages , hitting marks that only the likes of Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have reached.