[Portrait of Thomas Falconer]

One of 9 photographs in the series: Thomas Falconer Correspondence available on this site.

Description

Photograph of Thomas Falconer wearing judge's robes and a wig, seated next to a table with books. Handwritten text on the back says: "Thomas Falconer, Judge of County Court, August 1854." Falconer was a member of the 1841 Texan Santa Fe expedition.

Physical Description

1 photograph

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. August 1854.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Edward A. Clark Texana Collections and was provided by Southwestern University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 279 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this photograph or its content.

Creator

  • We've been unable to identify the creator(s) of this photograph.

Named Person

Person who is significant in some way to the content of this photograph. Additional names may appear in Subjects below.

Audiences

Check out our Resources for Educators Site! We've identified this photograph as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this photograph useful in their work.

Provided By

Southwestern University

Southwestern University is a private four-year liberal arts college in Georgetown, Texas and the first institution of higher learning in Texas. Special Collections at Southwestern University is the largest special collection of schools its size.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this photograph. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Portal.

Titles

Description

Photograph of Thomas Falconer wearing judge's robes and a wig, seated next to a table with books. Handwritten text on the back says: "Thomas Falconer, Judge of County Court, August 1854." Falconer was a member of the 1841 Texan Santa Fe expedition.

Physical Description

1 photograph

Notes

Funded in part by the Institute of Museum & Library Services and the Texas State Library & Archives Commission (2015).

Subjects

Keywords

Library of Congress Subject Headings

University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this photograph in the Portal or other systems.

  • Accession or Local Control No: Falconer-TranscriptsAndCopies-Photograph-SM
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth586979

Collections

This photograph is part of the following collection of related materials.

Edward A. Clark Texana Collections

The Edward A. Clark Collection is strong in primary source materials relating to the history of Texas, and focuses on Republic-era Texas.

What responsibilities do I have when using this photograph?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this photograph.

Creation Date

  • August 1854

Covered Time Period

Coverage Date

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Feb. 9, 2015, 10:58 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 25, 2017, 12:35 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this photograph last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 279

Where

Geographical information about where this photograph originated or about its content.

Place Name

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Help Map this Photograph

Tell us if you know the precise location of this item. In the lower-left corner of map below, select either the pin () or the box (). Use the cross-hair to drop a pin or drag to create a new rectangle. You can zoom in, expand to full screen, change the terrain type, or in some cases switch to street-view so that it's easy for you to determine the coordinates.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Photograph

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

[Portrait of Thomas Falconer], photograph, August 1854; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth586979/: accessed February 18, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.