Photograph of horses on the east side of the Empire Ranch corral ca. 1896-1898.
Empire Ranch -- Cattle Herding (F1) [Arizona, Southwestern & Miscellaneous Photograph Collection] Special Collections
East Side of Empire Ranch Corral ca. 1896-1898
These horses are shown on the east side of the Empire Ranch corral. In 1884 Empire Ranch decided to include the breeding of race horses as a sidelight to their ranch operations. At one time they had a total of 250 to 300 broke horses.