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 Decade: 1880-1889
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
[Historic Campbell Residence]

[Historic Campbell Residence]

Date: 1889
Creator: Claxton Studio
Description: Photograph of the family home of Thomas Mitchell Campbell, the former Governor of Texas. The home was built by Campbell for his wife, Fannie Bruner, in 1889. The house was located in Longview, Texas. The home became a historical landmark in 1965.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
J. H. Appelt Building

J. H. Appelt Building

Date: 1889
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the J. H. Appelt Building in 1889. There are people standing around the building and a man in a cart pulled by two mules. This is a brick two-story building with lots of windows. According to accompanying information, this saloon was located at Third and LaGrange Streets in Hallettsville and was built in 1888-89, and there was a fire in 1890 which resulted in the left side of the building being torn down and rebuilt.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
[Portrait of Lillie Braunig Ahrens and Victor Braunig]

[Portrait of Lillie Braunig Ahrens and Victor Braunig]

Date: 1889/1909
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Description: Portrait of Lillie Braunig Ahrens and Victor Braunig. Lillie is seated with Victor standing next to her and leaning on the chair. According to accompanying information, Victor was born in May 1890, and Lillie was born in February 1889. There is a written note on the back that says "Mrs. Ahrens & Victor Braunig." The photograph is mounted on mat board.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
[Portrait of Jessie Shepherd]

[Portrait of Jessie Shepherd]

Date: 1888
Creator: Carter, W. H.
Description: Photograph of a young girl named "Jessie Shepherd," as noted on the back of the photograph. She is 14 years old in the photo. She is wearing a white dress, and her hair is tied back. The photograph is matted in a brownish-gray mat.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
Fey and Braunig Studio

Fey and Braunig Studio

Date: 1887~
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Description: Photograph of the Fey and Braunig Studio in Hallettsville, Texas. On the back, is a handwritten note that says "This is a picture of the first Fey & Braunig studio and skylight in Hallettsville, Texas when Fey and Braunig decided to establish a permanent studio in Hallettsville as well as the one in Cuero, Texas." Another note on the back states that the studio was located north of the present day Hallettsville Lumber Company building on Hwy. 77. According to the accompanying article, the photo belonged to Mrs. H. H. Ahrens, daughter of the late H. G. Braunig, who is pictured standing under the sign. The building had a skylight.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
President's Address, Delivered Before the 19th Session of the Texas State Medical Association

President's Address, Delivered Before the 19th Session of the Texas State Medical Association

Date: 1887
Creator: Nott, T. H.
Description: This booklet includes the text from an address to the Texas State Medical Association by T. H. Nott regarding the protection of patients from quacks and fraudulent doctors.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
[Longview Volunteer Fire Company]

[Longview Volunteer Fire Company]

Date: 1885
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the first Longview Volunteer Fire Company in Longview, Texas. The fire company was organized in 1885 using horse drawn fire carts. The fire company was located on the south side of Tyler Street between Fredonia and Center streets. City Hall was located upstairs. Cumberland Presbyterian Church is visible on the far left of the photograph. There are three horse-drawn fire carts parked outside the station.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
[Longview Volunteer Fire Company]

[Longview Volunteer Fire Company]

Date: 1885
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of nineteen members of the Longview Volunteer Fire Company in Longview, Texas. The men are lined up outside a building in Longview, and there are four men seated on a horse-drawn carriage behind the line of firemen. There is a newspaper clipping on the back of the photograph with a handwritten note. From left to right, the members of the photograph are: top row: W. Alex Abey, W. D. Northcutt, D. D. Pinkham, and W. M. Jameison. bottom row: Fred Hamil, S. C. Forman, J. N. Allison, E. L. Long, F. T. Rembert, W. L. Butts, Evans Terry, Joe Laird, T. C. Clark, T. E. Clemmons, J. W. McQueen, Joe Clemmons, Wallace Jameison, Walter Brown, Hatch May, and W. R. Bass.
Contributing Partner: Longview Public Library
Floresville Academy Students (Literary Lovely)

Floresville Academy Students (Literary Lovely)

Date: 1884
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Floresville Academy students. Pictured from left to right are: Top Left; Green Gillett Back Row; Zella Dickey, Annie Hassay, Kate Isviss, Jennie Bayles, Lola Gilleth, Eugene Dickey, Bob Seale Middle Row; Julia Agee, Morra Garrison, Osie Lawhon, Mary Houston, Carrie Evans, Maria Agee, Nannie, Houston, Garrison Front Row; Alonzo Franks, unknown, Grnest LeLivingson, Professor Lopas, Allie Murrary, Ebbie Agee, Claude Thomas
Contributing Partner: Wilson County Historical Society
[Portrait of Unknown men]

[Portrait of Unknown men]

Date: May 20, 1883
Creator: Fey & Braunig
Description: Portrait of a group of unknown men. The men are posing in front of a back drop with a set that looks like a house next to them. All of the men are wearing suits and hats, and many of them are holding cigars. "Fey & Braunig Cuero, Texas" is written in the lower left corner, and "May 20, 1883" is written in the lower right corner.
Contributing Partner: Friench Simpson Memorial Library
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