Dr. and Mrs. William Cullom Wedding Photograph

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Photograph of a man and woman couple on their wedding day in Mesquite, TX. They are identified as Dr. William Carter Cullom and Mrs. Louella Sewell Cullom. Dr. Cullom is dressed in a dark suit and bow tie. He is seated in a chair. Mrs. Cullom is standing on the right in a wedding gown and floral head covering. Her hands are resting on her husband's shoulders.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 11 cm., on mat 17 x 11 cm.

Creation Information

Webster, J. H. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2010 and was provided by Mesquite Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 119 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a man and woman couple on their wedding day in Mesquite, TX. They are identified as Dr. William Carter Cullom and Mrs. Louella Sewell Cullom. Dr. Cullom is dressed in a dark suit and bow tie. He is seated in a chair. Mrs. Cullom is standing on the right in a wedding gown and floral head covering. Her hands are resting on her husband's shoulders.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 11 cm., on mat 17 x 11 cm.

Notes

Written on back, "Dr. William Carter Cullom: born Sam's Creek, Tenn. (1843-1923). Mrs. Louella Sewell Cullom: born 1863-1943 at Egypt, Texas and was a child with Bell Shirley (later Belle Star) at the location of Belle Star Dr., Dallas, Texas."

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Rescuing Texas History, 2010

Rescuing Texas History 2010, presents local history materials from twelve partners: Bell/Whittington Public Library, Cedar Hill Museum of History, Cleveland Historic Society, Cooke County Library, Dallas Firefighters Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, Fort Worth Jewish Archives, Friench Simpson Memorial Library, Harris County Archives, Longview Public Library, McAllen Memorial Public Library, Mesquite Public Library, Midwestern State University, Richardson Public Library, St. Philips College, Texas Woman's University, and the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

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  • May 28, 2010, 6:03 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Webster, J. H. Dr. and Mrs. William Cullom Wedding Photograph, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth90962/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Mesquite Public Library.