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[Photo album of eighteen photographs]

Description: Photo album of eighteen black and white photographic prints. The photographs are portraits of various men, women and children.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Tintype of a Young Man in a Suit

Description: Tintype of a young man in a dark suit with a large bow tie. The photograph is contained within a case with metallic edges and velvet padding.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Matthew Stuart Blanton

Description: Photograph of Matthew Stuart Blanton. He is wearing a striped vest, tie, dark jacket and bowler hat. Behind him are two women and one man on a sidewalk and a woman in a dark dress standing on a large porch. In the background are trees, including pine trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Sunday School Class, 1st Methodist Church, Ft. Worth, Texas, 1906-1910

Description: Studio photograph of twelve members, four women and eight men, of the Sunday School class at the 1st Methodist Church in Fort Worth, Texas. The women wear white blouses, except for one in the back row who wears black with a large white collar. All of the men wear dark suits with neckties except for the man on the far left side of the frame and the minister in the center of the front row, who is wearing a preacher's collar. One man has a mustache and the woman in black wears glasses. Written on the bottom mat is, "1st Row. EJ White, M.S. Blanton, Miss Stephens, Dabney Bryan, JC. Horn. 2nd ", John M Parker, Mrs WJ Barnum, Mrs Copher. 3rd " Mrs MS Blanton, J.B. Baker, Dr. Knickerbocker, W.J. Barnum. Sunday School Class, 1st Methodist Church, 1906-1910." Inscribed in the bottom right-hand corner of the mat is, "Carter, Fort Worth, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Carter
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Unidentified Man in Suit

Description: Studio portraits of a dark-haired young man from the bust up. He is wearing a dark corduroy jacket with a pin on the lapel, vest, white collared shirt and a striped tie. His hair is parted in the center.
Date: January 15, 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Leonard Homer Dubose from the bust up. He is wearing a dark striped suit with a printed tie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Leonard Homer Dubose. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a collared shirt, a tie and round glasses. Printed across the bottom of the mat is, "Reid, Fort Worth".
Date: unknown
Creator: Reid
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of a seated Leonard Homer Dubose. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a collared shirt, tie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of a Leonard Homer Dubose. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a collared shirt, tie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of a Leonard Homer Dubose from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a collared shirt, tie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of a seated Leonard Homer Dubose. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a white collared shirt, tie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Leonard Homer Dubose from the bust up. He is wearing a dark striped suit, white collared shirt, necktie and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Leonard Homer Dubose. He is standing and wearing a dark suit, vest, white collared shirt and necktie. He is also wearing a watch chain and round glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Fannie Ellis Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Fannie Ellis Dubose. She is seated with her hands propped on a curtain-covered piece of furniture. She is wearing a dark dress with white lacy cuffs and collar. She is also wearing a long necklace and earrings and her hair is pulled up on her head.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Dr. Bose's Father

Description: Studio photograph of a bald man wearing glasses. He has a long beard and mustache and is wearing a dark suit. Printed on the bottom of the mat is, "Decure, Fort Worth, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Decure
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Fannie Alta Ellis Dubose and Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Fannie Alta Ellis Dubose and Leonard Homer Dubose from the bust up. She is wearing a white dress with earrings and he is wearing a dark suit, vest and white necktie. He also has a large mustache. Printed across the bottom of the photograph is, "Works, Cor. 3rd and Main Street., Fort Worth, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Works
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Fannie Alta Ellis Dubose and Leonard Homer Dubose

Description: Studio photograph of Fannie Alta Ellis Dubose and Leonard Homer Dubose from the bust up. She is wearing a dark dress with a ribbon around her neck and her hair in a bun. Mr. Dubose is wearing a dark suit and vest with a white collared shirt with a tie. Both of them are wearing glasses.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Fannie, Ivin, Will and Jerry Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of siblings Fannie, Ivin, Will and Jerry Ellis. The smallest boy is wearing a skirt boots and jacket and is seated in the center on a pedestal and Fannie is on his right. She is wearing a dark dress, boots and jacket with a large necklace. The boy on the right side of the frame is wearing dark pants, jacket and boots and the tallest boy is wearing a dark suit with a bow tie and his hand is on the standing boy's shoulder. In the background is a fake background. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "Fannie Ellis Ivin Ellis Will Ellis Jerry Ellis".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Man in Suit, Uncle Linnard

Description: Studio photograph of a young man from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit with a dark vest, white collared shirt and dark bow tie. His hair is parted on the side.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Matt S. Blanton Sr.

Description: Studio photograph of Matt S. Blanton Sr. from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit, dark vest, dark necktie and white collared shirt. He is also wearing a watch chain and glasses and his hair is parted in the center. Printed across the bottom of the photograph is, "Swartz, 705 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Matt Blanton

Description: Studio photograph of Matt Blanton. He is wearing a suit with a vest, collared shirt and bow tie. Written across the bottom of the photograph is, "Matt Blanton" and printed across the bottom is, "McMillon & Morris, North Side Square, Decatur, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: McMillon & Morris
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Alta Beall Blanton as a Baby

Description: Studio photograph of Alta-Beall Blanton as a baby. She is wearing a long white dress and seated in a wicker chair. Printed on the bottom of the mat is, "Swartz, 705 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex."
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Matthew S. Blanton Sr.

Description: Studio photograph of Matthew S. Blanton Sr from the bust up. He is wearing a dark jacket with a white collared shirt and a white bow-tie. His hair is parted in the center.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Alta Beall Blanton in a Carriage

Description: Photograph of Alta-Beall Blanton as a baby wearing a white dress and a bonnet and seated in a wicker carriage on a white pillow with ruffles. In the background is the side of a building with a window and a potted plant in front of it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families