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This black and white photographic postcard features a man standing with a horse. He wears a cowboy hat, scarf, shirt, vest and pants. He has leather gloves with a star on them and a gun belt with a gun on the left hip. The horse to his right was a saddle, rope and cloth material tied behind the saddle. Written text is at the bottom of the card. Handwriting is on the back of the card. (Note indicates the photo was taken by Liberal, Kansas photographer Hal Reid.)
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Ada (S.D.), Ghost towns, Ottawa (Ill.), Correspondence, Frontier & pioneer life, Ranchers, Cowboys
This item is in the public domain
Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections
Gossert, S. D., "Postcard: #44 An Old Timer" (1911). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1350.
#44 An Old Timer Hal Reid Dear Mrs. Gossert Mother and I received the cards and thank you for them very much. They are very pretty. Mother has not heard from you for a long time but hopes you are well. Lovingly Ruthie Mrs. S. D. Gossert Ottawa Ill.