Pictured: Oliver Grote with prize-winning Hereford, circa 1939-1940.
Summary: The Nikki Grote Rhodes Collection contains digital
images from two scrapbooks and a book. The scrapbooks contain images
of the Fort Worth Stock Show and the donor's relatives, M.E. Grote and
Oliver Grote, who raised cattle and won various awards for them at the
Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show and other competitions. The
collection consists of photographs, 4-H Club records and articles cut
from Fort Worth, San Angelo and Mason, Texas, newspapers. All items
date from the late 1930s and 1940s. Newspaper clippings include adds
for "Grand Champion" meat sold in Fort Worth markets.
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