[Baby Outdoors in a Carriage]

[Baby Outdoors in a Carriage]

Date: 1899
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of infant Watt Matthews sitting outdoors in a baby carriage. The carriage stands on grass between a plank path and a hedge. An umbrella hangs from the back of the carriage, and a coat hangs from the front.
Contributing Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch
[Baby in a wicker baby carriage]

[Baby in a wicker baby carriage]

Date: unknown
Creator: Snearly, Alice
Description: An unidentified baby in a wicker baby carriage.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[Photographs of Harriet and Edith Carr]

[Photographs of Harriet and Edith Carr]

Date: 1899~
Creator: unknown
Description: Photographs of Harriet and her daughter, Edith Carr. The larger photograph features Edith Carr standing to the left side of the photo, wearing a dark dress. Immediately to the right is Edith wearing a white dress and riding in an early baby carriage. The photograph was taken at the side of a building with windows on either end of the frame and a large rose bush creeping up the building between them. A smaller rose bush is crowing under the window to the right. On the bottom right of the mat is a small photograph of Harriet and Edith Carr. Harriet is shown from the chest up and is wearing a white dress and a round, ribboned hat. She is holding Edith, who is wearing a white dress and bonnet. The reverse side of the mat contains information about both pictures, including their home address and that the baby buggy was the first in Port Arthur.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast
[Wendell and Walden Tarver in Baby Carriage]

[Wendell and Walden Tarver in Baby Carriage]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Wendell Lee Tarver (right) and his younger brother, James Walden Tarver, seated in a baby carriage with the hood down. The carriage is parked at the side of a house, next to a bush; trees are visible in the background. The back of the photo has a Fox Tone stamp and a handwritten note that says 'Wendell Tarver."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of the Tarver Family
Child's Carriage.

Child's Carriage.

Date: June 22, 1886
Creator: England, William
Description: Patent for a new and improved stroller. This design consists in "[a] running-gear, of the vertical hoop secured thereto, the brackets extending outward and upward from the hoop, and notched in their upper ends, the body, the brackets at opposite sides of the body, and the knife edge projections resting on the upper notched ends of the brackets . . . a vertical encircling hoop carrying buffers, standards, and brackets formed with edges, which rest upon the standards . . . an axle, wheels fitted to the axle, a forwardly extending bracket carrying a fixed wheel . . . and a sunshade" (lines 81-98).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Photograph of J. D. Kestner Doll]

[Photograph of J. D. Kestner Doll]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a J. D. Kestner life-size baby doll from Teda W. Neill's doll collection. The doll is wearing a white gown and sitting in an antique wooden baby carriage from the 1860's.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
[Photograph of J. D. Kestner Doll]

[Photograph of J. D. Kestner Doll]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a J. D. Kestner life-size baby doll from Teda W. Neill's doll collection. The doll is wearing a white gown and sitting in a wooden baby carriage which, according to the handwritten note on the back of the photo, is an antique from the 1860's.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library