Painting of the Old Richmond Jail

Description

Painting of the Old Richmond Jail. Acrylic or oil paint. On canvas.

Physical Description

Height:2 cm, Length/Circumference:50.8 cm, Width/Diameter: 61 cm

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1972.

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Fort Bend Museum Collection and was provided by Fort Bend Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 71 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Fort Bend Museum

Since 1967, the Museum has preserved and interpreted state and county history. It provides a glimpse into life on the Brazos River through exhibit galleries, home museums, and a walking tour of historic Richmond. Among the Museum's materials are photos of prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation and "Mother of Texas" Janne Long.

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Description

Painting of the Old Richmond Jail. Acrylic or oil paint. On canvas.

Physical Description

Height:2 cm, Length/Circumference:50.8 cm, Width/Diameter: 61 cm

Notes

1973.025.001-002, multi-colored candles, deaccessioned 9/15/1986

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Fort Bend Museum Collection

Photographs of artifacts from the Fort Bend Museum and local area. Materials include images of U.S. Congressman John M. Moore, prohibitionist Carrie A. Nation, and Jane Long, the "Mother of Texas."

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  • 1972

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • April 15, 2005, 10:55 a.m.

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  • April 10, 2007, 5:40 p.m.

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Painting of the Old Richmond Jail, artwork, 1972; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth642/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Bend Museum.