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[Texas Spring Palace Invitation]

Description: Invitation for Texas Spring Palace. The event took place during May 29th through June 20th 1889. There is an eagle, American flag, and a star on the right. There is an illustration of two women on the center of the invitation.
Date: unknown
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Young Girl by a Log Fence]

Description: Studio photograph of a young girl posed by a log fence with a tree on a backdrop behind her. She rests one arm on the fence.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

In Loving Rememberance of Mrs. Mattie H. Cook

Description: Printed card remembering Mrs. Mattie H. Cook, who died on Dec. 9, 1893 at age 38. Her name is printed on an image of a Bible and a poem is printed below. The poem reads, "We miss thee from our home dear; We miss thee from thy place; A shadow o'er our life is cast; We miss the sunshine of thy face We miss thy kind and willing hand, Thy fond and earnest care; Our home is dark without thee- We miss thee everywhere."
Date: December 1893
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a "Little Minnie Nell"]

Description: Photograph of a baby in a white dress, seated. She wears a bracelet and a ring on her left hand. On the back of the photo is written, "Little Minnie Nell - age 2 years"
Date: unknown
Creator: Geogre Hyde
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a "Mary Jane"]

Description: Portrait of a woman with her hair pulled back. She has on a shirt with a high collar and a coat with wide lapels. On the back of the photo is written, "Well here I am at last. This is what is left of 'Mary Jane'"
Date: unknown
Creator: Geogre Hyde
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Man]

Description: Studio portrait of a man standing next to a table with books on it. He wears a dark suit and has on foot crossed in front of the other.
Date: unknown
Creator: R.J. Stone
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Child]

Description: Studio portrait of a child standing in front of a gate.
Date: unknown
Creator: Burnitt
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Studio portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a hat, earrings and necklace. She is facing sideways and rests her arms on a chair.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sprain & Snell
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Studio portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with white pearl buttons. She is facing sideways and rests her hands on a chair.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sprain & Snell
Partner: Log Cabin Village

Studio Portrait of Hal Eugene Carpenter

Description: Studio portrait of Hal Eugene Carpenter, aged 4 years. He stands on a fur rug and is wearing an outfit with a large plaid bow.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hyde, George
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Studio portrait of a woman in a black suit standing by a cast stone railing. Her hair is pulled up on top of her head and she has a black ribbon choker around her neck. Hand written on the back, "For Dear Aunt Cissie, from Leon's Claudia"
Date: unknown
Creator: R.J. Stone
Partner: Log Cabin Village

Miss N.L. Seabrook

Description: Photographic portrait of Miss N.L. Seabrook of Germantown, Tennessee. She is in a formal dress with a large lace collar. She wears pearl jewelry and has a crown on her head. She is kneeling with her hands clasped beside a table. A crucifix hangs on the wall behind her.
Date: unknown
Creator: Collins Cabinet Protraits
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Cabinet card photo of a woman wearing a dress with a lace bow tied at her neck. Her hair is pulled back.
Date: unknown
Creator: Burnitt
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photographic portrait of a woman wearing a dress with a lace collar and a scarf. Her hair is pulled back.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

Portrait of Mr. Jim Martin

Description: Cabinet card photo of Mr. Jim Martin of Maysville. He has a mustache and wears a suit.
Date: unknown
Creator: Redington
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of Fred and Lilly Seals]

Description: Cabinet card photo of a couple, Fred and Lilly Seals. He wears a suit with a pocket watch and hat. She is seated, wearing a dress with a hat and parasol.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Cabinet card photo of a woman wearing a brooch on a scarf at her neck. Her dress has a white collar. She has some a lace scarf on her head.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Couple]

Description: Cabinet card photo of a man and woman, she is referred to as "Aunt Cis" on the back of the photo.
Date: unknown
Creator: The Cottage Studio
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Studio Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Cabinet card photo of a woman wearing a ruffled shirt and earrings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Harwood
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a Man]

Description: Photograph of a man in a suit with a bow tie.
Date: unknown
Partner: Log Cabin Village

[Portrait of a Man with a Mustache]

Description: Studio portrait of a man wearing a suit with a striped tie, vest, and a pocket watch. He has light hair and a mustache. Back side of the cabinet card photo gives information about the photographer. Also depicted on the back are graphic images of palm trees, a sphinx, an obelisk, and pyramids printed in gold. Text reads, "Ira F. Collins, Portrait, Landscape and General Photographer, Huntsville, Ala. Makes every style of fine pictures All negatives are preserved and additional pictures can be had at any time, very cheap, Fine Frames & Views of the city and surrounding country for sale. No. 2940"
Date: unknown
Creator: Ira F. Collins
Partner: Log Cabin Village