[Letter from Jane Long to M.B. Lamar]

[Letter from Jane Long to M.B. Lamar]

Date: December 10, 1859
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter from Jane Long to M.B. Lamar 10 December 1859.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Photograph of Jane Long holding a fan]

[Photograph of Jane Long holding a fan]

Date: 1850
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy) of Jane Long purchased from the University of Texas archives, Austin, Texas and given to the Museum. It is a copy of the image in the Barker Archives. Long is seated and wearing a dark dress with white lace at collar. She is holding a fan in her left hand. Her long dark hair is curled and has lace headpieces on either side of her head. Original daguerreotype portrait is in an oval frame and ends at the knee. Scanned image is of the copy. Copy of image measures: 11.5 cm X 13.7 cm.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Soda Fountain chair]

[Soda Fountain chair]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Soda Fountain chair from shop where Jane Long had her last meal. Chair structure is made of forged iron. Decorative work consists of two iron rods twisted around one another to form legs, feet, and back. Circular seat is of unidentified wood.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Jane Long as an older woman]

[Jane Long as an older woman]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy) of Jane Long as an older woman. She is wearing a dark cape over lighter colored blouse with white lace trim at neckline. A pin is pinned on the lace at center of neckline. Long has dark hair pulled back in a bun. Original photo was of an oval. Scanned image is of the copy. Dimensions below are of copy.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Jane Long Oil Portrait]

[Jane Long Oil Portrait]

Date: 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Jane Long Oil Portrait (see 1987.003), taken before painting was altered to make Long look young. In dark wooden oval frame with berry or nut and leaf motif applique at top, bottom, left, right.. Dates are derived from photographer's mark, Schlueter, who worked in the Houston and Fort Bend County areas in the 1910s.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Drawing of Jane Herbert Long sitting]

[Drawing of Jane Herbert Long sitting]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photocopy of a picture of Jane Herbert Long. Long is wearing a dress with a shawl around her shoulders. Stripes on arm and elbow area of shawl. Lace is visible at wrists. Long also has earrings in her ears. Scanned image is of the photocopy.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Drawing of Jane Long]

[Drawing of Jane Long]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo reprint of a drawing of Jane Long. Long is wearing a dark jacket with light colored lapels She has her hair braided and pulled up on side. She is wearing a dark bonnet with white ruffled trim around hairline.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Portrait of Jane Long]

[Portrait of Jane Long]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy) of a portrait of Jane Long. Portrait was in a wood frame. Long is wearing a dark dress with white lace collar; brooch in center of collar.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Mother of Texas Jane Long]

[Mother of Texas Jane Long]

Date: 1936
Creator: unknown
Description: Front picture of the Mother of Texas Jane Long. Back-taped around the edges of the picture itself to the frame. Cardboard type paper covers to whole backside.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Jane Long's Piano in the museum.]

[Jane Long's Piano in the museum.]

Date: 1972/1987
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of Jane Long's Piano in the museum. Taken as publicity shot for Suburbia Newspaper. The piano has a violin across the top of it. Portrait of Jane Long is hanging on the brick wall above the piano.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
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