[Portrait of a Young Woman]

One of 5 photographs in the series: Ethel C. Schwable Collection available on this site.

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Tintype portrait of a young woman with the last name McMillian. She is seated and appears to be wearing a light-colored dress with a dark-colored over-dress. She also has dark-colored lace gloves and an oval broach at the collar of her dress. The photograph is in a decorative case with a design on the front and a metalwork design surrounding the image.

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1 photograph : tintype, b&w ; 8 x 7 cm., in case 10 x 8 cm.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Museum of the Big Bend to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 23 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Museum of the Big Bend

Founded in 1926, the museum is a department of Sul Ross State University in Alpine and contains more than 25,000 objects from prehistoric to contemporary times. For more than 70 years, they've collected and exhibited artifacts that relate to the Big Bend region, its history (and prehistory), and its natural and cultural diversity.

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Tintype portrait of a young woman with the last name McMillian. She is seated and appears to be wearing a light-colored dress with a dark-colored over-dress. She also has dark-colored lace gloves and an oval broach at the collar of her dress. The photograph is in a decorative case with a design on the front and a metalwork design surrounding the image.

Physical Description

1 photograph : tintype, b&w ; 8 x 7 cm., in case 10 x 8 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • Aug. 19, 2011, 8:55 a.m.

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  • Sept. 19, 2011, 6:18 p.m.

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[Portrait of a Young Woman], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth176590/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Museum of the Big Bend.