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James, Byrd, and Merida Ellis

Description: Studio photograph Jim, Byrd and baby Merida Ellis. Merida Ellis is wearing a white dress and is being held between Mr. and Mrs. Ellis. Jim Ellis is on the left side of the frame and is wearing a dark suit, white collar and a striped necktie. Byrd Ellis wearing a dark jacket, white collar and black tie. "Daniel" is written on the bottom mat.
Date: unknown
Creator: Daniel
Item Type: Photograph

Byrd Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of Byrd Ellis (in the center) with two unidentified women. All three women are wearing jackets with collared shirts and neckties and their dark hair is pulled back and parted in the center. There is a brooch pinned to Ms. Ellis' tie. In the background is a fake backdrop of curtains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Lou Beall Sawer Blanton and Alta Beall Blanton

Description: Photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton seated and holding her baby daughter Alta Beall towards a mirror that is propped on a doily-covered table. In the reflection the baby is smiling. In the background is a wallpapered wall and a shelf with books on it.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Alta Beall Blanton and a Dog

Description: Photograph of Alta-Beall Blanton as a young girl with her arms around a large dog. She has blond hair and is wearing a light-colored dress and dark shoes. In the background is a screen door.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Mary Elizabeth Soblett Sawyer

Description: Studio photograph of Mary Elizabeth Soblett Sawyer. She is seated in a dark dress with large buttons on the cuffs and on the chest. There is a light-colored sash around her neck and a bow in her dark hair. She is also wearing earrings and a ring on her right hand.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Elijah Sawyer

Description: Studio photograph of Elijah Sawyer. He is wearing a dark suit and vest with a collared shirt and black top hat. He has a white white beard and mustache.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Mary Elizabeth Sawyer

Description: Studio photograph of Mary Elizabeth Sawyer. She is wearing a dark dress, a light colored scarf around her neck, a white collar, earrings and bows in her hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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