Beall Sawyer with Classmates

Description:

Studio photograph of four young women in large identical dark dresses. Beall Sawyer is seated on the left and holding an object with the woman next to her. The other two girls are standing behind them with their hands on Ms. Sawyer's shoulders. They are on top of a rug and in front of a fake backdrop. Written twice on the photograph around Ms. Sawyer is, "Beall Sawyer". Printed beneath the photograph on the mat is, "Swartz 705 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex."

Creator(s): Swartz
Location(s): United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
The Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 95
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Swartz

705 Main St., Fort Worth, Texas

Date(s):
  • Digitized: May 23, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Studio photograph of four young women in large identical dark dresses. Beall Sawyer is seated on the left and holding an object with the woman next to her. The other two girls are standing behind them with their hands on Ms. Sawyer's shoulders. They are on top of a rug and in front of a fake backdrop. Written twice on the photograph around Ms. Sawyer is, "Beall Sawyer". Printed beneath the photograph on the mat is, "Swartz 705 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex."

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "Beall Sawyer at school - convent school? Polytechnic college, Texas Women's College, Texas Wesleyan".

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 4.25 in. X 6.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Studio Portraits | Studio Photographs | Friends | Girlfriends | Classmates | Girls | School Uniforms | Backdrops
Partner:
The Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0023
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38695
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public