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Alta Beall

Description: Studio photograph of the bust of Alta Beall. She is an elderly woman with blond/gray hair and is wearing glasses, flower earrings, a patterned top and a leaf brooch. The photograph is in a gold frame.
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

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

Byrd Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of Byrd Ellis. She is standing with her hands behind her back. Her dress has a lace collar and a flower pinned on the chest. She is also wearing a necklace and a headband in her dark hair that is pulled back.
Date: unknown
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

Byrd Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of the bust of Byrd Ellis. Her dark hair is curled with a braid and headband across the top. She wears a lace collar, a brooch pinned at the neck and matching earrings. Her left hand is propped under her chin.
Date: unknown
Creator: Freeman, Alfred
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

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

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

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

James Merida Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of James Merida Ellis as a young boy. He is seated atop a stool and wearing a long-sleeved white dress with a dark hat, stockings and shoes. He is smiling.
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 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 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 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 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

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 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

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

Lou Beall Sawyer and Her Father William E.P. Sawyer

Description: Tintype of William E.P. Sawyer (seated) and his daughter Lou Beall Sawyer (standing). He is wearing a suit with a vest, collared shirt, hat and watch chain and he has a beard. She is wearing a light-colored dress and dark boots.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton

Description: Studio photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton from the bust up. She is wearing a white dress with a high collar. Her hair is dark and pulled back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton and Unidentified Woman

Description: Studio photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton and an unidentified woman from the bust up. They are both wearing collared shirts with neckties, dark jackets and hats. Written beneath the woman on the right side of the frame is, "Bealle Sawyer".
Date: unknown
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