Description: Tintype image of man (thought to be Elisha Ryon who came to Richmond in the 1840's. Man with gray beard (under chin), wearing a dark jacket and vest, lighter colored pants, white shirt. He is sitting with legs crossed, in a chair (with fringe), and he is holding a book in his lap. Fringe, draped background to left of photo. Scanned image is of a copy of the tintype.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum