Elder Ellis Brothers

Description:

Photograph of two brothers in Mesquite, TX. Both are wearing suits and have Civil War Veteran medals pinned to their lapels. They also have several other medals on the opposite lapels. The brother on the right has white hair and a beard. The brother on the left has only a mustache. They are identified as the Ellis brothers. The man on the right is identified as William Ellis.

According to accompanying information, William Ellis was the grandfather of Ernest Ellis, and father of Frank Ellis. William's son Frank was the owner of Ellis and Sons store, built in the 1880s in the New Hope district of Dallas County.

Creator(s): Wisdom
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Mesquite Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
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Creator (Photographer):
Wisdom

Dallas, TX

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Description:

Photograph of two brothers in Mesquite, TX. Both are wearing suits and have Civil War Veteran medals pinned to their lapels. They also have several other medals on the opposite lapels. The brother on the right has white hair and a beard. The brother on the left has only a mustache. They are identified as the Ellis brothers. The man on the right is identified as William Ellis.

According to accompanying information, William Ellis was the grandfather of Ernest Ellis, and father of Frank Ellis. William's son Frank was the owner of Ellis and Sons store, built in the 1880s in the New Hope district of Dallas County.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 14 cm., on mat 15 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): medals | brothers
Partner:
Mesquite Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: MQPL0000493
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth90965
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image