Benjamin Franklin Hewson

Description:

Studio portrait of Benjamin Franklin Hewson. He is wearing a suit with a vest, tie, stick pin, and watch chain. The top button of his jacket is buttoned. His dark hair is parted on the side and he has sideburns and a mustache.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Hutchinson County Genealogical Society
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 68
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: March 3, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Studio portrait of Benjamin Franklin Hewson. He is wearing a suit with a vest, tie, stick pin, and watch chain. The top button of his jacket is buttoned. His dark hair is parted on the side and he has sideburns and a mustache.

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "Benjamin Franklin Hewson. Born 1857, Died 1921. Druggist. Owned Hewson drug store, Front Street & 3rd. Father of Dr. John Percival Hewson. B.F.H. was mayor of Ornage the maximum legal terms allowed. Known for his white suit and white hat. when mayor -".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 5.0 in. X 7.0 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Portraits | Studio Portraits | Druggists | Pharmacists | Suits | Mustaches | Jackets | Coats | Ties | Neckties | Watch Chains | Pins | Stick Pins | Sideburns
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Hutchinson County Genealogical Society
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: hhm_00826E
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth37062
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image