Photograph of Abner Rayburn

Description:

Photograph of Abner Love Rayburn, Sam Rayburn's youngest sibling. Abner was born in Texas in 1891. He died in 1914. Sam Rayburn was grooming his brother Abner to become his secretary in Washington. Abner died of typhoid fever before this could happen. Abner is shown in this head and shoulders photo wearing a dark suit with bow tie and a white collared shirt. A formal, studio portrait, the photo is oval shaped and mounted to a cardboard backing with the studio name in the lower right corner, "THE ELLIOTS AUSTIN, TEX."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1887/1914  
Partner(s):
Sam Rayburn House Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Usage:
Total Uses: 56
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: The Elliots
Place of Publication: Austin, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1887/1914
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Fannin County - Bonham
Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Description:

Photograph of Abner Love Rayburn, Sam Rayburn's youngest sibling. Abner was born in Texas in 1891. He died in 1914. Sam Rayburn was grooming his brother Abner to become his secretary in Washington. Abner died of typhoid fever before this could happen. Abner is shown in this head and shoulders photo wearing a dark suit with bow tie and a white collared shirt. A formal, studio portrait, the photo is oval shaped and mounted to a cardboard backing with the studio name in the lower right corner, "THE ELLIOTS AUSTIN, TEX."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 17.8 x 20.4 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Rayburn, Sam | Rayburn, Abner
Partner:
Sam Rayburn House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: SRH_N72-286
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth183515
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image