[Tombstone of Confederate Soldier Jacob Samuels (1836-1906)]

Description:

Color photograph of Jacob Samuels' tombstone in the Emanuel Hebrew Rest Cemetery, 1400 block S. Main Street, Ft. Worth. Samuels' name is in raised letters on the face of the tombstone and a confederate battle flag is at the top. Jacob Samuels was a pioneer store keeper, Confederate soldier, and merchant who lived from 1836 to 1906.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 301
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: April 11, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Color photograph of Jacob Samuels' tombstone in the Emanuel Hebrew Rest Cemetery, 1400 block S. Main Street, Ft. Worth. Samuels' name is in raised letters on the face of the tombstone and a confederate battle flag is at the top. Jacob Samuels was a pioneer store keeper, Confederate soldier, and merchant who lived from 1836 to 1906.

Note:

The numbers "3 9 '01" are written in the bottom left corner of the image by the camera used to make the photograph, but it cannot be assumed that the date from the camera was correctly set.

Physical Description:

1 color photograph: 4 in. x 6 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Beth-El Congregation | Tombstones | Samuels, Jacob | Confederate soldiers | Emanuel Hebrew Rest Cemetery
Partner:
Beth-El Congregation Archives
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 0020
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38768
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image