Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton

Description:

Photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton in a playful photograph with five other women and a young girl. The women are in a row from tallest to shortest with their hands around each other's waists except for Ms. Blanton who is holding the hand of the woman in front of her who's other hand is on her forehead. Three of the women and the young girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. The woman fifth from the front is wearing a bow tie and the woman in the front is wearing a sash around her neck. In the background is a tree and a large house. Written below the photograph, underneath the second woman from the right in the black dress is an arrow and the name, "Lou Beall".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: May 26, 1900
Partner(s):
Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 44
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 26, 1900
  • Digitized: May 23, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 26, 1900
Description:

Photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton in a playful photograph with five other women and a young girl. The women are in a row from tallest to shortest with their hands around each other's waists except for Ms. Blanton who is holding the hand of the woman in front of her who's other hand is on her forehead. Three of the women and the young girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. The woman fifth from the front is wearing a bow tie and the woman in the front is wearing a sash around her neck. In the background is a tree and a large house. Written below the photograph, underneath the second woman from the right in the black dress is an arrow and the name, "Lou Beall".

Note:

Written on the back of the photograph is, "Compliments of Mr. Alexander, May 26th 1900, Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton."

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 3.25 in. X 3.25 in. matted to 5.0 in. X 5.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Dresses | Girlfriends | Blouses | Skirts | Bow Ties | Sashes | Trees | Houses | Homes | Girls | Young Girls | Women
Partner:
Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0013
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38705
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image