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Total Solar Eclipse in Fort Worth (1878)

Description: Photograph of seven astronomers -- Leonard Waldo, R.W. Wilson, J.K. Rees, W.H. Pulsifer, F.E. Seagrave, Alfred Freeman, and A.M. Britton -- with various telescopes set up out-of-doors near a large wooden barn or other structure. According to accompanying information they are on the S.W. Lomax farm, waiting to observe the total solar eclipse that happened on July 29, 1878.
Date: July 29, 1878

Man Seated at a Table

Description: Copy print of an unidentified man posing for a portrait, seated in front of a wall and window, with his left elbow propped on a table. He is wearing a dark, three-piece suit and bow tie with a bowler hat. The original image is in an oval-shaped frame.
Date: 1920~