[Portrait of an African American Boy]

Description

This is a convex portrait of a young African American male. He is wearing a very large hat. The back of the image has a label that reads: "PASCO. Robert Pelan. Lot #7979. Grade - crayon. Face Artist 3. This portrait guaranteed by maker."

Physical Description

13.75" x 19.75" Image only - original is framed.

Creation Information

PASCO - Robert Pelan 1890~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Dallas Heritage Village to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 473 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Dallas Heritage Village

Dallas Heritage Village contributed large format images of early Dallas citizens such as Dan F. Sullivan, George M. Dallas, and the Carr family for the Rescuing Texas History project.

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Description

This is a convex portrait of a young African American male. He is wearing a very large hat. The back of the image has a label that reads: "PASCO. Robert Pelan. Lot #7979. Grade - crayon. Face Artist 3. This portrait guaranteed by maker."

Physical Description

13.75" x 19.75" Image only - original is framed.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • 1890~

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 19, 2008, 12:47 a.m.

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  • Sept. 13, 2016, 2:32 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

PASCO - Robert Pelan. [Portrait of an African American Boy], photograph, 1890~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth34851/: accessed September 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Heritage Village.