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 County: Ellis County, TX
 Collection: Texas History Collection
[Joe Lister]

[Joe Lister]

Date: c. 1900
Creator: unknown
Description: Studio portrait of Joe Lister. Mr. Lister is holding a hat and standing next to an elaborate wicker chair. A paisley drape is in the background.
Contributing Partner: Other
Memorial and biographical history of Ellis county, Texas ... Containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time, together with glimpses of its future prospects; with full-page portraits of the presidents of the United States, and also full-page portraits of some of the most eminent men of the county, and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day ...

Memorial and biographical history of Ellis county, Texas ... Containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time, together with glimpses of its future prospects; with full-page portraits of the presidents of the United States, and also full-page portraits of some of the most eminent men of the county, and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day ...

Date: 1892
Creator: unknown
Description: Memorial and biographical history of Ellis county, Texas ... Containing a history of this important section of the great state of Texas, from the earliest period of its occupancy to the present time, together with glimpses of its future prospects; with full-page portraits of the presidents of the United States, and also full-page portraits of some of the most eminent men of the county, and biographical mention of many of its pioneers, and also of prominent citizens of to-day ...
Contributing Partner: Dallas Public Library
[Othello Norvell Lister]

[Othello Norvell Lister]

Date: c. 1904
Creator: unknown
Description: Studio-style portrait of Othello Norvell Lister [Hill] as a child in Ennis, Texas. She stands next to a wire-back chair and wears a light ruffled dress with dark stockings and shoes. A bow is in her hair.
Contributing Partner: Other
Prospectus of Twelve Central Texas Counties.

Prospectus of Twelve Central Texas Counties.

Date: 1895
Creator: Crawford, Wilbur F. & [Moore, Monta J.]
Description: This book gives an overview of the twelve Blackland Counties of Texas in alphabetical order. For each county, a brief description of the geographic and agricultural characteristics is given as well as statistics on population and county income. Additionally, a geological description of the Black Prairie Region gives more specific aspects of the area and the soil compositions and a final chapter discusses the property market of the area.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Texas spirit of '17: a pictorial and biographical record of the gallant and courageous men from Ellis County who served in the Great War

The Texas spirit of '17: a pictorial and biographical record of the gallant and courageous men from Ellis County who served in the Great War

Date: 1919
Creator: Army and Navy History Company.
Description: Book that details the World War I military service of the citizens of Ellis County. Includes photographs and biographies.
Contributing Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room
Tom Lister

Tom Lister

Date: c. 1895
Creator: unknown
Description: Portrait of Tom Lister.
Contributing Partner: Other
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