[Portrait of a Woman and Her Five Children]

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A photograph of a woman and her five children taken in a portrait studio. The woman is wearing a dark dress, gloves, and a hat with an ostrich feather. Two pairs of boys and girls are positioned on either side of her. A young child in a white dress stands on a wicker chair along with the seated woman. Lacy curtains appear behind the group.

Physical Description

1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 14 cm., on mat 11 x 17 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Coleman Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Coleman Public Library

Established in 1885, the Coleman Public Library is among the oldest publicly supported libraries in the state. Its mission rests on serving as a community center, providing technology, educational resources, and reading materials for the enjoyment and education of patrons.

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Description

A photograph of a woman and her five children taken in a portrait studio. The woman is wearing a dark dress, gloves, and a hat with an ostrich feather. Two pairs of boys and girls are positioned on either side of her. A young child in a white dress stands on a wicker chair along with the seated woman. Lacy curtains appear behind the group.

Physical Description

1 photograph : sepia ; 10 x 14 cm., on mat 11 x 17 cm.

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

Dr. Walter M. Woodward Texas History Collection

These historic books, photographs, scrapbooks, and ephemera related to two prominent Coleman families, the Woodwards and McClellans.

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  • July 10, 2015, 8:06 a.m.

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  • July 29, 2015, 11:13 a.m.

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[Portrait of a Woman and Her Five Children], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth624310/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Coleman Public Library.