[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

Date: March 4, 1865
Creator: Simmons, G. W.
Description: Hand-colored print of the Civil War camp, Camp Ford taken from an 1865 issue of Harper's Weekly, page 132. Camp Ford, located near Tyler, Texas was established in 1863 as a Confederate prison camp during the Civil War. Over the course of two years, the camp held about 6,000 prisoners and was one of the largest Confederate prison camps west of the Mississippi River.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

Date: unknown
Creator: The Gravure Company of America
Description: Print of Thomas Jefferson posed near a table with a pen in his hand.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Portrait of James Madison

Portrait of James Madison

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Print of James Madison; the portrait shows him from mid-chest up.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Portrait of General Sam Houston

Portrait of General Sam Houston

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Hand-colored, engraved portrait of Sam Houston taken from a history book.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Man Standing Next to Bear Carving]

[Man Standing Next to Bear Carving]

Date: [1977-08-04..1977-08-07]
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man standing next to a bear carving at the Texas Folklife Festival. Below the carving is a sign that says, "Wildlife Prints." The man is to the right of it, wearing a peach shirt and a straw cowboy hat. In the image, the bear has just killed a deer and is looming over it in a mountainous landscape.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
Construction Equipment; Man with Architect's Drawing

Construction Equipment; Man with Architect's Drawing

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: 1 copy negative of 2 images. Image A is of a construction site. Image B is of Harvey C Brown holding up architectural plans. Harvey is looking down at the image.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

[Harper's Weekly: Camp Ford, Texas Sketch]

Date: March 4, 1865
Creator: Simmons, G. W.
Description: Hand-colored print of the Civil War camp, Camp Ford taken from an 1865 issue of Harper's Weekly, page 132. Camp Ford, located near Tyler, Texas was established in 1863 as a Confederate prison camp during the Civil War. Over the course of two years, the camp held about 6,000 prisoners and was one of the largest Confederate prison camps west of the Mississippi River.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Harper's Weekly: Elizabeth Street, Brownsville, Texas]

[Harper's Weekly: Elizabeth Street, Brownsville, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color sketch of Elizabeth Street in Brownsville, Texas, printed from a photograph in an issue of Harper's Weekly. There are buildings lining the street, but no signs are visible. The street is filled with covered wagons and people (including soldiers in uniform).
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Surrender of Santa Anna

Surrender of Santa Anna

Date: April 22, 1836
Creator: unknown
Description: Print of Santa Anna's surrender to General Sam Houston during the Texas Revolution
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
Neu Braunfels in Texas

Neu Braunfels in Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Steel engraving print of New Braunfels, Texas, from Meyer's Universum
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
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