[T.B. Wessendorff Residence, Richmond, Texas, 1901.]

[T.B. Wessendorff Residence, Richmond, Texas, 1901.]

Date: 1901
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph, T.B. Wessendorff Residence, Richmond, Texas, 1901. Ornate two story Victorian home with white picket fence enclosing yard. Wrap around porch on lower level, two smaller porches on upper level divided by a turret. Diamond pattern repeats in the roof tiles and in leaded windows in the upstairs turret and downstairs bay window. Image is mounted onto a tan cardboard matte. Matte is in poor condition. Upper left corner is missing all the way up to the image surface, upper right corner is missing, plus bottom left corner is also broken off. Image is intact. Image dimensions: 19.3 cm x 11.9 cm See 1972.093.143 for another copy of this photo.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Portrait of a Man, Woman and Child. A curled paper effect is used for the border.]

[Portrait of a Man, Woman and Child. A curled paper effect is used for the border.]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph mounted on cardboard substrate of man, child (in center, in white), and woman. Border of photo has effect of curled paper. Background is very dark.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Interior of Jones and Hinson Grocery Store, Richmond.]

[Interior of Jones and Hinson Grocery Store, Richmond.]

Date: 1922
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of interior of Jones and Hinson Grocery Store, Richmond. Men are identified (l-r) on the back of the photo as R.E.L. Wessendorff, Joe Jones, Ike Bryan, W.H. Hinson. There is a display of fresh vegetables at the center foreground. Canned goods are on the left, bulk goods in bins to the right. Calendar over vegetables is dated 1922. Image is mounted on a gray cardboard matte with 3 decorative dark gray borders around image. Image dimensions: 17.8 cm13.3 cm (7" x 5")
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Lizzie Wessendorff as a toddler (about 2 years old).]

[Lizzie Wessendorff as a toddler (about 2 years old).]

Date: 1897
Creator: Lorenz, C.O.
Description: Photographic portrait of Lizzie Wessendorff as a toddler (about 2 years old), ca. 1897. Wessendorff is wearing a white cotton dress with lace around neck, arms, and hem. She is also wearing a brooch, necklace, and bracelet. Wessendorff is posed sitting on a stool in front of a mirror. Image is mounted on white matte with embossed vine pattern around perimeter. Photographer identified on matte as "Lorenz. Richmond, Tex."
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Unidentified group of men and women.]

[Unidentified group of men and women.]

Date: 1925
Creator: unknown
Description: Snapshot of unidentified group of men and women, all wearing commemorative ribbon of some kind. Mounted onto scrapbook page.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[T.B. Wessendorff labeled "Uncle Tom".]

[T.B. Wessendorff labeled "Uncle Tom".]

Date: unknown
Creator: Hill, S. B.
Description: Photograph of T.B. Wessendorff labeled "Uncle Tom" on back of photograph in blue ink. Wessendorff is wearing school military jacket and hat. Photograph is mounted on cardboard substrate with a circular design etched around the edge. Bottom of photo reads: S.B. Hill, Austin, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Sydney Davis (Sr.), as a teenager.]

[Sydney Davis (Sr.), as a teenager.]

Date: 1910
Creator: Wear, R.
Description: Photographic portrait identified as Sydney Davis (Sr.), as a teenager. Davis is wearing a dark suit jacket, striped shirt, and thin bow tie. Image is cropped into an oval and mounted on a dark gray cardboard matte. Matte has a raised black oval with scroll detailing at top and bottom around the image. Photographer's mark in lower right corner, "R. Wear, Sherman, Tex." Not dated. Image dimensions: 5.0 cm x 7.0 cm
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[J.H.P. Davis Bank (Davis & George Building).]

[J.H.P. Davis Bank (Davis & George Building).]

Date: 1905
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of J.H.P. Davis Bank (Davis & George Building), Southeast corner of Morton and 3rd, Richmond, TX. Two story stone and brick building with corner turret. Top floor windows are arched, framed with stone. Bob Wessendorff standing on bottom step, Walter Jones on top step. Unidentified African American man is talking with Wessendorff. Image is mounted on a white matte signed in pencil at bottom right, "Gillian." Image and matte are mounted in a black folder with "A Portrait" embossed on the front. Image dimensions: 9.8 cm x 14.6 cm
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
[Large two story home identified on back in Red pen as "Ryon Home".]

[Large two story home identified on back in Red pen as "Ryon Home".]

Date: 1888
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of large two story home identified on back in Red pen as "Ryon Home." Identified by Michael Moore as J.H.P. Davis House before it was renovated in 1889. Home was located at site of present day Polly Ryon Hospital until it was moved to the George Ranch Historical Park (1977?). Yard is enclosed by a white picket fence with arched entryway. There are many young trees in the area outside the yard. Windmill is visible over the roof of the house. See 1972.093.117 for another view of the home. Image is mounted on a tan cardboard matte. Upper left corner of matte is broken off.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
["Uncle Frank Davis."]

["Uncle Frank Davis."]

Date: 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Hand tinted photograph identified on back as "Uncle Frank Davis." Davis is wearing a suit coat, striped shirt with rounded collar, and dark solid necktie; he has a thick moustache. No known date.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
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