[Framed Portrait of a Man]

Description:

Photograph of a portrait of an elderly man wearing a pinstripe jacket with one button done up, a tie, and a light collared shirt. The man, who is looking directly at the camera, has a light goatee and mustache and a large mole on his forehead. The photograph has a dark mat with a circular window around the image. There is decorative embossing around the circular frame, and a sticker label underneath the image with a handwritten note that reads, "José María Botello who began our Work at S. Marcos in 1883". There are various stamps on the back as well as typed note that reads, "J.M. Botello, Who as a simple Ruling Elder began our Work among the Mexicans in Texas 1883. Still living near Tampico, Mexico". "Still living near Tampico, Mexico" is scribbled out with pen.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Usage:
Total Uses: 37
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hays County - San Marcos
Place
Mexico - Tamaulipas - Tampico
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
1883  
Description:

Photograph of a portrait of an elderly man wearing a pinstripe jacket with one button done up, a tie, and a light collared shirt. The man, who is looking directly at the camera, has a light goatee and mustache and a large mole on his forehead. The photograph has a dark mat with a circular window around the image. There is decorative embossing around the circular frame, and a sticker label underneath the image with a handwritten note that reads, "José María Botello who began our Work at S. Marcos in 1883". There are various stamps on the back as well as typed note that reads, "J.M. Botello, Who as a simple Ruling Elder began our Work among the Mexicans in Texas 1883. Still living near Tampico, Mexico". "Still living near Tampico, Mexico" is scribbled out with pen.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 16 cm.

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Partner:
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
Texas-Mexican Presbytery Records
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ATPS_1994_090_0757
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166098
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image