[Photograph of John Philip Hessdoerfer]


Portrait of John Philip Hessdoerfer (1859 - 1936) in a dark suit from the chest and up.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 11 cm.

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Stapley, G. A. 1886.


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Private Collection of T. B. Willis

The Private Collection of T. B. Willis consists of photographs of World War I Camp MacArthur, photographs of historic buildings across Texas, a collection of African-American photographs, and additional photograph albums which include those of his family who settled in Texas during the 19th century.

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Portrait of John Philip Hessdoerfer (1859 - 1936) in a dark suit from the chest and up.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 11 cm.



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

Rescuing Texas History, 2016

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials gives a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas over the past two centuries.

T. B. Willis Photograph Collection

Materials from the private collection of T. B. Willis, including historical photographs, albums, documents, and items from the Willis family and extended relatives who settled in Waco in the 19th century.

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  • 1886

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Dec. 12, 2017, 7:08 p.m.

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  • July 11, 2019, 3:28 p.m.

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Stapley, G. A. [Photograph of John Philip Hessdoerfer], photograph, 1886; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth907743/: accessed June 2, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of T. B. Willis.