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[Portrait of a Lucinda Matthews in a Striped Dark Dress]
Photograph of Lucinda Elizabeth Matthews taken as a portrait. She has hair tied up into a bun and wears a dark lace scarf and a black dress with horizontal stripes. A dark mark has been made across her nose.
[Joseph Beck Matthews]
Photograph of Joseph Beck Matthews, an elder, bearded man wearing an overcoat, vest, and pocket watch while holding a cigar in one hand and a hat in the other. He is standing next to a building that has a stone ground level and a wooden upper level with windows. A plant trellis with a bare plant rises behind him.
[Oval Portrait of a Woman]
Photograph of a woman with greying hair. She is wearing a white kerchief around her neck and a dark dress with buttons.
[Lucile and Ethel Matthews Standing on a Frozen Pond]
Photograph of Lucile and Ethel Matthews who are both bundled up in winter garments and standing on a frozen pond.
[Portrait of a Bearded Man]
Photograph of a bearded man wearing a jacket, high collared white shirt, and neck tie. He is visible from the middle of the chest and up.
[Woman Leaning on a Fringed Pillar]
Photograph of a woman leaning on a fringed pillar. Her dark hair is pulled up onto a bun. Also she is wearing a dark dress with darker stripes around the neck and cuffs and buttons along the left side of the chest.
[Rows of People Together Under Trees]
Photograph of people standing together under trees. The men, women, and children are arranged together in five rows. The first row is made up of children seated on the ground. People of mixed sexes and ages sit at a picnic table in the next two rows. A fourth row stands behind this picnic table, and a fifth row of black people stand behind these.
[Portrait of a Mary Conrad]
Photograph of Mary Conrad wearing high-necked Victorian-style attire and a pendant. Her hair is pulled back and accented with a ribbon. The words "Dear Mary" are inscribed on the photo.
[Portrait of Caroline Spears Matthews]
Photograph of the elderly Caroline Spears Matthews that is deeply vignetted. Her hair is pulled back and she is wearing high-necked Victorian-style attire. She is visible from the chest up.
[Portrait of George Thomas Reynolds]
Photograph of George T. Reynolds wearing a three piece suit. He has short hair and a mustache. A vignette effect has been applied to the photo so that Reynolds is only visible from the chest up.
[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]
Scrapbook page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying five sepia-tone prints and one color card. On the left side of the page are four photographs. Proceeding from top to bottom, the first is a 17 x 12 centimeter photo of what might be Lambshead creek in a flood. The ranch gate is visible on the left bank of the creek. Below this is a photo of the same size of a creek near Albany, Texas. A young boy is standing in the center of the photo by the water among the brush lining the banks. On the left in the distance are three adults standing on a walkway built over the creek. In the bottom left corner of the page is a family portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Mrs. Gustie and three children taken on a porch. To the right of this photo is a portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Archie and Benson Campbell. The boys are standing in front of a printed backdrop and next to a table covered by a flowery cloth. They are both wearing knickers and bow ties. In the top right corner of the page is a 8 x 10 centimeter portrait of an infant lying on an "eye dazzler" Navajo rug. Below this a 8 x 16 centimeter card on which a color nature scene has been painted. The phrase "In Christ shall all be made alive" is written on the bottom of the card.
[Portrait of John Lee House]
Photograph of John Lee House. He has short hair, a mustache, a spotted bow tie, watch fob, and a three piece suit. "From Elizabeth (Mounce) Mitchell" is written on the back.
[Family on a Riverbank]
Photograph of a family on a wooded riverbank. Several people are on the riverbank among the trees, while four people are in a rowboat with the word "GATORR" written along its side. A roofed structure and a wagon are visible up on the bank.
[Portrait of a Toddler and an Infant]
Photograph of a girl toddler and an infant. The girl, who is wearing a white gown, has her arms wrapped around the infant, who is seated wearing only a cloth diaper.
[Vignetted Portrait of a Dark Haired Woman]
Photograph of a woman with dark, tied up hair. She is wearing a heart shaped pendant on a chain around her neck and a frilly white dress. The photograph has a vignette effect that makes the woman visible from the chest up.
[Men and Women Gathered at a Fence]
Photograph a group of men and women gathered by a wooden fence. While most stand, one man to the left sits on the fence. A woman in a dress near the center of the group is holding a long gun. The photographer's shadow extends from the bottom of the photo.
[Portrait of a Young Man]
Photograph of a young man in a wool coat, bow tie, and high collared white shirt.
[Portrait of a Family of Seven]
Photograph portrait of a family of seven. Three boys stand behind their seated parents. A girl is standing to the right of the seated woman. The man has a young girl sitting in his lap. Hats lie on the ground before them.
[Portrait of Reynolds Family]
Black and white portrait of the three members of the Reynolds family: a man, a woman, and a young girl. The man is seated, cross-legged, in the center; the woman, seated much lower to the ground, is on his right. The young girl is standing on the left of the man with her hands folded on his knee. They are all wearing modest, Victorian-style clothing. The man is wearing a three-piece suit with a chain running from his button placket to his vest pocket. The woman and the young girl are wearing high-necked, long-sleeved dresses.
[Six Photographs on a Scrapbook Page]
Page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying six sepia-tone prints. In the top left is a 6 x 10 cm. print of an infant in a dress sitting in a rocking chair and holding the arms of the chair. To the right (proceeding clockwise) is a 17 x 12 cm. photo of several sheaves of grain in a pasture. In the lower right-hand corner of the photo is a wooden fence. Rolling hills and sky form the background of the image. Below this photo (in the center of the page) is a 14 x 10 cm. photo of what might be a columbine plant and flower behind chicken wire. The next photo (14 x 10 cm.) shows Mrs. N. L. Bartholomew sitting on the end of a wooden walkway built over a flooded creek. To her right are a young boy and girl standing on the walkway. In the bottom left corner of the page is a portrait (10 x 14 cm.) of Mr. and Mrs. (Susan Emily "Aunt Sister" Reynolds) N. L. Bartholomew taken in front of a printed backdrop. Mr. N. L. Bartholomew is standing behind a chair where his wife is sitting. Proceeding clockwise, above this photo is a hazy photograph of a man standing on on the banks of a flooded creek.
[People and Dogs in front of a Ranch House]
Photograph of a two story stone ranch house and a group of people and dogs gathered before it. Vine-covered fences are along either side of the path that leads to the house. young children, two dogs, and three adults stand in front of the building near a porch.
[Portrait of Lula Cantelou, Betty Matthews, and George T. Reynolds]
Photograph portrait of Lula Matthews Cantelou, Betty Matthews, and George T. Reynolds. Lula Matthews is seated to the left and wearing a black dress with white ruffles around the neck and cuffs. To her right, Batty Matthews is in a ruffled white dress stands between the two seated older adults. The seated George T. Reynolds is wearing a three piece suit, neck tie, and a watch fob.
[Gus Newcomb and Sallie Matthews]
Photographs of a man and a toddler. The photograph to the left features Gus Newcomb in a three piece suit seated in front of a window shutter and reading a book. The photo to the right is of Sallie Matthews as a toddler in a white dress sitting on a chair that has been draped with a patterned blanket.
[Toddler Seated for a Portrait]
Photograph of a toddler in a white dress sitting on a wicker seat.
[Bearded Man in a Vignetted Portrait]
Photograph of a bearded man in a vignetted portrait. He has dark hair and a graying beard. He is wearing a three piece suit.
[Bessie Rembert in a Gauzy White Dress]
Photograph of Bessie Rembert with dark and curly hair. She is wearing a gauzy dress with a wide, ruffled neck.
[Portrait of a Baby Standing on a Chair]
Photograph of an infant standing on the seat of a polished wooden chair. The child is wearing a white dress and faces the camera.
[Seven Women with Umbrellas and a Deer]
Photograph of seven women underneath three umbrellas. The seventh woman on the right is reaching out and touching a deer that is standing on its rear legs. The other women have their arms entwined.
[Portrait of a Toddler]
Photograph of a toddler in a white dress who is standing on a piece of furniture that has been draped with patterned cloth.
[A Family Portrait]
Photograph of a family, consisting of Susan Emily Reynolds Newcomb (standing), Anne Maria Campbell Reynolds (sitting left), a young girl, and Gus Newcomb.
[Portrait of Two Young Children]
Photograph portrait of two young children. The child to the left stands and wears a slightly dark and buttoned top, a skirt, and shoes. The child to the right is seated on a small fringed chair and is wearing a white dress and shoes.
[Thomas N. Lee Sitting Backwards in a Chair]
Photograph of a toddler, Thomas N. Lee, in a white dress, dark socks and shoes. The child is sitting backwards in a chair.
[Nine People on Horseback]
Photograph of nine people on horseback in front of the three story Shackelford County Courthouse. The people are, from left to right: Laura Reynolds; Mary Conrad; Annie Lou Powell; Ewing House; Merle Reynolds (on "Jumbo"); Ethel Matthews (on "Geronimo"); Will Larn; Lucile Matthews (on "Chappo"); and Fern Newcomb. They are wearing pioneer clothing.
[Matthews Memorial Presbyterian Church]
Photograph of the Matthews Memorial Presbyterian Church, which is a gabled brick building behind a picket fence. Gothic style windows are spaced along the side of the building. To the left, double doors stand below a bell-gable. There is a small overhang on the right, and a chimney is visible behind it.
[Portrait of a Seated Young Man]
Photograph of a young man seated for a portrait. He is wearing a three piece suit with a high collar and is seated on a wicker chair.
[Girls on a Porch]
Photograph of young girls of varying ages who are on a porch. Foremost, a girl named Ethel is wearing a floral bonnet and dress sits in a tricycle. Behind her, a girl named May wears a dark striped dress and has her hair tied with ribbon. Two girls, Susette and Lucile, sit on a chair behind the other girls. A partially shuttered window is in the left side of the picture as well.
[Portrait of Pearl Coffee]
Photograph of young woman Pearl Coffee, who has dark, wavy hair and is wearing a dark dress. The photograph and mat are in a diamond shape.
[Portrait of a Bearded Man]
Photograph of a bearded man wearing a buttoned jacket, waistcoat, and a white collared shirt.
[Portrait of a Bearded Man]
Photograph of a bearded man wearing a buttoned jacket and white shirt. He is vignetted in such a way as to make him visible from the chest up.
[Portrait of a Girl and a Boy]
Photograph of a girl and a boy leaning together and wearing striped sailor suits.
Hog Camp on Clear Fork River, in Stone Ranch Pasture at the mouth of Cottonwood Canyon
Photograph of people at a campsite under bare trees. There are wagons and tents in the area.
[Portrait of John Conrad Leaning on a Gate]
Photograph of a boy named John Conrad posing for a portrait. He is wearing a double breasted suit and is leaning on a piece of wood painted to look like a gate. He is standing in front of a backdrop painted to resemble a stone wall with flowers in front of it. The reverse side of the photo is written with the following: "With love to my dear S.S. teacher - John Conrad on his 8th birthday, June 23rd, 1894."
[Portrait of Dora and Carrie Lee in Striped Dresses]
Photograph of Dora and Carrie Lee wearing striped dresses with white neck pieces. The picture has a vignette effect that reveals the girls from the chest up only. "For Susie Matthews, Dora and Carrie Lee" is written on the reverse side.
[Portrait of a Young Child]
Photograph of a young child with dark hair, a white dress, white socks, and dark shoes. The child is sitting on a piece of furniture with patterned upholstery.
[Mr. Reynolds Standing behind Seated Anne Maria Reynolds]
Photograph of a mustached man (Mr. Reynolds) in a three piece suit standing behind and holding a rocking chair that contains the elderly, grey haired Anne Maria Reynolds. The woman is wearing a dark dress and holds a pair of glasses. They are in a room with floral wallpaper, a trunk to the left, and a door to the right. A floral print and a framed cross stitch piece are on the wall to the left.
[Portrait of a A. W. "Jack" Reynolds]
Photograph of a young A. W. Reynolds posing for a portrait. He has dark hair and is wearing a jacket, waistcoat, high collared shirt, and a bow tie.
[Two Infants Sitting on a Wicker Chair]
Photograph of two infants sitting on a wicker chair. They are wearing bonnets, long black dresses with buttons and shimmering stripes, and longer white dresses underneath the black dresses. The names "Allene" and "Helen" are written with the photographer information under the children.
My Crysanthenums
Photograph of Susan Bartholomew sitting at a table with multiple containers full of chrysanthemums. She is wearing a dark dress and has her hair tied up in a braid.
[Portrait of a Woman in a Dark Dress]
Photograph of a dark haired woman wearing a dark dress with a high neck and buttons. The photograph is vignetted so that she is visible from the chest up.
[Four Children on a Blanket with Cats]
Photograph of four children on a Navajo "Eye Dazzler" blanket with cats. Three girls (Fern Newcomb, Ethel Matthews, and Lucile Matthews) sit against the foundation of a house, wearing dresses and holding kittens in their laps. The infant, Sallie Matthews, is in a long white dress and lies at their feet with an adult cat laying near her head.