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 County: Fort Bend County, TX
 Decade: 1910-1919
 Collection: Fort Bend Museum Collection
[Lizzie Wessendorff as a young girl, c. 1910.]

[Lizzie Wessendorff as a young girl, c. 1910.]

Date: 1910
Creator: Blackburn
Description: Formal photographic portrait of Lizzie Wessendorff, ca. 1910. Wessendorff is seated on a carved wooden chair, wearing a white cotton dress with lace overlay. Her hair is pulled back with a large white bow accented with small flowers. Image mounted on pale gray matte. Matte is imprinted "Blackburn Studio, Houston, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Letter from Hillyer Oil Company - 1917-08-03]

[Letter from Hillyer Oil Company - 1917-08-03]

Date: August 3, 1917
Creator: Hillyer Oil Company
Description: Letter from Hillyer Oil Company dated August 3, 1917. It discusses the location and drilling of successful oil wells, and mentions plots of land for sale.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[A.M. Holmes (as identified on back in blue ink).]

[A.M. Holmes (as identified on back in blue ink).]

Date: 1910
Creator: Lorenz, C.O.
Description: Photograph of A.M. Holmes (as identified on back in blue ink). Holmes is wearing a suit that is buttoned to the top. He has a dark tie with white stripes. Holmes has a long mustache that ends in defined point. Image is peeling or distorted across the middle of his face. Photograph is mounted on tan cardboard substrate that has scalloped edging with gold trim. Below a gold design at bottom is photographer name: C.O. Lorenz, Richmond, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Minutes for Hillyer Oil Compeny Meeting - 1918-02-14]

[Minutes for Hillyer Oil Compeny Meeting - 1918-02-14]

Date: February 14, 1918
Creator: Willits, J. T.
Description: Minutes taken from a Hillyer Oil Company meeting on February 14, 1918. The naming of Chas E. Anderson, Senior, and J. T. Willits [Willets], as temporary chairmen is mentioned. Development of plots of land and the attendees of the meeting is also mentioned.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[The 1912 graduating class of Rosenberg High School.]

[The 1912 graduating class of Rosenberg High School.]

Date: 1912
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the 1912 graduating class of Rosenberg High School. Mary Kruse, mother of the donor is second from the right on the front row. Seven women are seated in the front row - woman in center is holding a banner which reads: 1912 RHS. Five men and two women are standing in the back row. Double doors to the left of the photograph. There is a ruler hanging on a peg to the top right of the photograph. Wooden furniture to far right. Blurred white area to the top left of photo. Photograph is mounted on a brown textured cardboard matte. Matte has a gray textured rectangle that borders the perimeter of the photograph. Image dimensions are: 22.2 cm X 16.6 cm.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[1913 flood in Richmond, Texas]

[1913 flood in Richmond, Texas]

Date: December 10, 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard image of 1913 flood in Richmond, Texas. Water visible in bottom half of photo. White, wooden house with porch surrounded by white picket fence on left. White house in background, also. Top, right corner is torn (piece missing).
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[1913 flood of the Brazos River.]

[1913 flood of the Brazos River.]

Date: 1913
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo taken during the 1913 flood of the Brazos River. On opposite bank is the stern wheeler "Waco". The steamboat "Waco" is in the upper left comer of photo. Dark spots distort most of photo. Written at bottom of photo in white: "RIVER RICHMOND".
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[3rd Street, Rosenberg. "Main St." written on photo.]

[3rd Street, Rosenberg. "Main St." written on photo.]

Date: 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic copy of a postcard. Original returned to donor. Image is of 3rd Street, Rosenberg. Meyer Forster Land and Loan Co. is on the right side of the street, auto supply store is on the left.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Ada Wessendorff as a teenager (about 16 yrs old).]

[Ada Wessendorff as a teenager (about 16 yrs old).]

Date: 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic portrait of Ada Wessendorff as a teenager (about 16 yrs old). Wessendorff has her hair pulled back and secured with a large white bow at the nape of her neck. She is wearing a white dress with lace inset over shoulders. Bodice is shirred around shoulders, ending with a round lace band across the shoulders and chest. Shirt is shirred in four levels at the waist, and twice more at thigh level. Wessendorff is holding a bouquet of carnations. Image is mounted is cropped into an oval and mounted on a gray cardboard matte. Image dimensions: 12.0 cm x 20.5 cm. See 1972.093.152 for a duplicate photo on a different style matte.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Ada Wessendorff, Daughter of Joe B. and Lila Baker Wessendorff.]

[Ada Wessendorff, Daughter of Joe B. and Lila Baker Wessendorff.]

Date: 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographic portrait of Ada Wessendorff, Daughter of Joe B. and Lila Baker Wessendorff. Wessendorff has her hair pulled back and secured with a large white bow at the nape of her neck. She is wearing a white dress with lace inset over shoulders. Bodice is shirred around shoulders, ending with a round lace band across the shoulders and chest. Shirt is shirred in four levels at the waist, and twice more at thigh level. Wessendorff is holding a bouquet of carnations. Image is mounted is cropped into an oval and mounted on a tan cardboard matte with gold edging. Image dimensions: 12 cm x 20.2 cm See 1972.093.142 for duplicate image on different mount
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
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