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[Portrait of Duncan B. Mcmillian]

Description: Tintype portrait of Duncan B. McMillian smoking a pipe. He is seated and is wearing a suit that includes a dark-colored jacket, waistcoat, and bow tie with lighter pants. The photograph is in a decorative case with a floral design on the front surrounding the image in metalwork.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Henry Hart]

Description: Tintype portrait of Henry Hart wearing a military uniform, including a cap. In the image, he is seated and posed with a rifle; he has several other weapons on his belt. His buttons, rings, and belt buckle ahave all been hand-colored gold. The photograph is in a decorative case with a design on the front and a metalwork design surrounding the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Mrs. VanUxen and Daughter]

Description: Tintype portrait of Mrs. Ada VanUxen and Sue VanUxen. In the image, Mrs. VanUxen is seated and holding her young daughter; Ada is wearing a striped dress and Sue is wearing a polka-dotted dress. The photograph is in a decorative frame with metalwork flowers surrounding the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Nellie Lea]

Description: Photograph of a young child labeled as "Nellie Lea" wearing a white gown and white, lace bonnet with large bows at her ears.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Sue Smith]

Description: Tintype portrait of a young girl, identified as Sue Smith. She is seated in a wooden chair with her hands on the arms and is wearing a light-colored dress. The photograph is in a decorative case with a flower design on the front and metalwork flowers surrounding the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Two Brothers]

Description: Photograph of two young boys seated next to each other on a wooden piece of furniture. They are identified, left to right, as Jack Stewart and Billy Stewart.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Young Baby]

Description: Photograph of young baby, dressed in a white gown, lying on her side in a white bed. The photograph is labeled "Dorothy-Elizabeth Davis."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Young Girls]

Description: Tintype portrait of two young girls. In the image, the girl on the left (identified as Sue VanUxen, later Mrs. Edwin R. Smith) is seated with her hands in her lap; the girl on the right is standing with her arm on Sue's shoulder. The girls are wearing matching, dark-colored dresses and the unidentified girl is also wearing a necklace with a cross on it. The photograph is in a decorative case with a flower design on the front and metalwork flowers surrounding the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Portraits of G. S. and Henry Hart]

Description: Tintype portrait G. S. Hart (left) and ambrotype portrait of Henry Hart (right). In each of the portraits, the men are visible from the waist up and wearing dark-colored suits. Henry appears to be posed in a seated position. The photographs are in a plain wooden case.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Young Holland Children]

Description: Photograph of two children, seated on a large wooden chair. The older child on the right is holding the young baby against its chest. The text "Holland Children" is written across the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Young John William Kokernot]

Description: Portrait of a young boy, labeled as "John William Kokernot," seated on a round, wooden table. The boy is wearing a light shirt with a dark tie and shorts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph