[Withers Family on Brazos River Bridge]

Description:

Photograph of the Withers family posing on a bridge that spans the Brazos River. They are identified from left to right as Ella Lee Withers, Jordan Withers, Sue Vaughan, and Doctor Horatio Withers. Ella Lee is wearing a dress and a floral hat while holding an umbrella. Jordan is an infant in a dress and Sue is a young girl wearing a broad brimmed hat; they are both seated on the back of the buggy. Horatio has a greying beard and is wearing a dark vest and bow tie.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Creation Date: 1904~  
Partner(s):
Palo Pinto County Historical Association
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Palo Pinto County Album
Usage:
Total Uses: 24
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1904~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1904~  
Description:

Photograph of the Withers family posing on a bridge that spans the Brazos River. They are identified from left to right as Ella Lee Withers, Jordan Withers, Sue Vaughan, and Doctor Horatio Withers. Ella Lee is wearing a dress and a floral hat while holding an umbrella. Jordan is an infant in a dress and Sue is a young girl wearing a broad brimmed hat; they are both seated on the back of the buggy. Horatio has a greying beard and is wearing a dark vest and bow tie.

Note:

Typewritten note on the back of the photo: "left to right
Ella Lee Jordan Vaughan Withers, March 1, 1871 - May 23, 1963, daughter of Nancy Emley Chaote & Jarmen Lee Jordan.
Jordan Bruce Withers, son of Ella Lee and & Dr. Horation Bruce Withers, M. D., May 8, 1902 - March 28, 1986.
Sue Emley Vaughan, Daughter of Ella Lee and Ruben Vaughan (Ruben Vaughan died in 1896), Nov. 22, 1895 - Sept. 27, 1989.
Dr. Horatio Bruce Withers, M.D., son of William Bruce Withers., Second husband of Ella Lee Jordan Vaughan Withers., Oct. 26, 1842 - March 14, 1923
picture made on Brazos River Bridge, between Mineral Wells and Palo Pinto, Texas in early 1900's (1904/5)"

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 31 cm.

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Partner:
Palo Pinto County Historical Association
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2013
Collection:
Palo Pinto County Album
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PPCH_2972
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth427219
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image