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  Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum
 County: Travis County, TX
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Photograph of Abner Rayburn

Photograph of Abner Rayburn

Date: 1887/1914
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Abner Love Rayburn, Sam Rayburn's youngest sibling. Abner was born in Texas in 1891. He died in 1914. Sam Rayburn was grooming his brother Abner to become his secretary in Washington. Abner died of typhoid fever before this could happen. Abner is shown in this head and shoulders photo wearing a dark suit with bow tie and a white collared shirt. A formal, studio portrait, the photo is oval shaped and mounted to a cardboard backing with the studio name in the lower right corner, "THE ELLIOTS AUSTIN, TEX."
Contributing Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum
Photograph of the Grounds of the U.S. Capitol

Photograph of the Grounds of the U.S. Capitol

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the grounds at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. The capitol building is in the background and the trees are the focus of the image. It is matted on a cream board.
Contributing Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum