A. C. Jones Home Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title A. C. Jones Home

Date

  • Creation: 1907-01-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Postcard of the two-story Baroque architecture styled home of Mrs A. C. Jones located at 611 East Jones St. Philanthropist and supporter of local schools, Mrs. A.C. (Jane Field) Jones (1842-1918) built the house on this site after her husband Captain Jones’ death in 1906. Governors and other Texas leaders were welcomed here. Located on the hill where the college stands today, the first and much grander A.C. Jones home was sold to the John Flournoy and moved into town by mule and wagon. It stood facing Flournoy Park until it was razed in 1946.
  • Physical Description: 1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Homes
  • Keyword: A. C. Jones
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Bee County - Beeville
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 190?

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
    Code: SG09

Institution

  • Name: Bee County Historical Commission
    Code: BEHC

Resource Type

  • Postcard

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: BEHC_b001-089
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth78772

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo