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[Chapel Interior]

Description: Photograph of the Chapel of the Holy Angels in St. David's Episcopal Church, prior to a current restoration. There is a white structure with candles and a cross on it, and a stained glass window on the right side.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[The Charity Window]

Description: Photograph of the Charity Window located in Saint David's Episcopal Church, created in 1923 in the memory of Reverend Thomas Booth Lee's wife. There are three panels, with two angels in the bottom two corners and a larger figure in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Church Exterior]

Description: Photograph of the exterior of St. David's Episcopal Church with a large group of people in front. It is a small building with one front door and five windows on the side. There are houses in the background and there appears to be snow on the ground.
Date: 1867
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Church Interior]

Description: Photograph of the interior of St. David's Episcopal Church. There is a large altar at the end of the room, with two people in front of it. There are palm plants in front of the altar, and stained glass windows on each side.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Church Interior and Altar]

Description: Photograph of the interior of St. David's Episcopal Church in 1928. There is a white altar at the end of the room and the pews are empty.
Date: 1928
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[The Crown of Life Window]

Description: Photograph of the Crown of Life Window located inside St. David's Episcopal Church, created in 1896. There are decorative patterns around the window, with the image of two angels holding a crown in the middle.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[The Good Shepherd Window]

Description: Photograph of the Good Shepherd window located inside St. David's Episcopal Church, created in 1881. There are decorative patterns around the window, with the image of a shepherd in the middle.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[The Holy Bible Window]

Description: Photograph of the Holy Bible Window located at St. David's Episcopal Church, created in 1880. There is a decorative border around the window, with an eagle in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Interior Church Altar]

Description: Photograph of the Interior of St. David's Church during the of Reverend Thomas Booth Lee. The pews are empty, but a man is seated up near the altar. There are large chandeliers in the sanctuary and a stained glass window behind the altar. The caption beneath the photo reads, "Interior of St. David's Church, Austin, Texas, during the early part of the rectorship of the Rev. Thomas Booth Lee- 1875-1912."
Date: 1875/1912
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Interior of Grace Chapel]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Grace Chapel at St. David's Episcopal Church. There is a dark wood altar with a cross in front of a stone wall, and a railing surrounding half of it.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[The Maggie Window]

Description: Photograph of the Maggie Window located in St. David's Episcopal Church, created in 1876. The window was donated by James Hervey Raymond in memory of his wife's young niece. There is a decorative border around the window and three circles in the center.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

Photograph of Abner Rayburn

Description: Photograph of Abner Love Rayburn, Sam Rayburn's youngest sibling. Abner was born in Texas in 1891. He died in 1914. Sam Rayburn was grooming his brother Abner to become his secretary in Washington. Abner died of typhoid fever before this could happen. Abner is shown in this head and shoulders photo wearing a dark suit with bow tie and a white collared shirt. A formal, studio portrait, the photo is oval shaped and mounted to a cardboard backing with the studio name in the lower right corner, "THE ELLIOTS AUSTIN, TEX."
Date: 1887/1914
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Photograph of Reverend Laurens Allen Hall]

Description: Portrait photograph of Reverend Laurens Allen Hall of St. David's Episcopal Church. He is shown from the shoulders up and is smiling towards the camera.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

Photograph of the Grounds of the U.S. Capitol

Description: Photograph of the grounds at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. The capitol building is in the background and the trees are the focus of the image. It is matted on a cream board.
Date: unknown
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Portrait of Reverend Benjamin Rogers]

Description: Portrait photograph of the Reverend Benjamin Rogers of St. David's Episcopal Church. He has a large white beard, and is seated in a wooden chair, wearing a black suit and hat.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Caleb Ives]

Description: Portrait photograph of the Reverend Caleb Ives of St. David's Episcopal Church. An accompanying card states that he was the first foreign missionary of the Church appointed to the Republic of Texas. He was also the founder of the Mother Church of the Diocese, Christ Church Matagorda and held the first service of the Church in Austin, 1840.
Date: 1849
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Charles Gillette]

Description: Photograph of Reverend Charles Gillette from St. David's Episcopal Church. He is wearing a black outfit with a white collar and is looking towards the camera.
Date: 1856/1866
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Charles Sumners]

Description: Photograph of Reverend Charles Sumners of St. David's Episcopal Church. He is shown in a white gown, holding a Bible.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend David A. Boyd]

Description: Photograph of Reverend David A. Boyd of St. David's Episcopal Church. He is wearing a red robe, holding a bible, and looking towards the camera.
Date: 2004
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Edward Fontaine]

Description: Portrait photograph of the Reverend Edward Fontaine. He has a full beard, is wearing a black outfit, and is shown in profile from the shoulders up.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend James Bethell]

Description: Portrait photograph of Reverend James Bethell of St. David's Church. He is wearing a black jacket and is looking towards the camera smiling.
Date: 1981
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend James S. Allen]

Description: Photograph of Reverend James S. Allen of St. David's Episcopal Church. He is wearing a suit and is shown from the shoulders up.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Lewis Carter Harrison]

Description: Photograph of Reverend Lewis Carter Harrison of St. David's Episcopal Church. He is wearing a white outfit and looking towards the camera, in front of a black backdrop. The bottom right corner is signed.
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church

[Portrait of Reverend Milton R. Worsham]

Description: Photograph of Reverend Milton R. Worsham from St. David's Episcopal Church. An accompanying card reads, "Rector of St. David's, 1912-1916. During his service the parish enlarged from 215 to 350, the church building renovated, the cupola of stained glass removed, and an electric cross installed. The marble reredos and credence table were installed as memorials. From the Church archives."
Date: unknown
Partner: St. David’s Episcopal Church