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[Letter from Mrs. B. M. Williams to B. M. Williams, Jr. - February 24, 1907]

Description: Letter from Mrs. B.M. Williams of Gainesville to her son, describing events that have happened at home, including health of family members, the farming business, the weather, and a torrential hail storm. It includes the original envelope, addressed to Mr. B. M. Williams, Jr. in El Paso, Texas.
Date: February 24, 1907
Creator: Williams, Mrs. B. M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mrs. B. M. Willliams to B. M. Williams, Jr. - November 5, 1907]

Description: Letter from Mrs. B. M. Williams of Gainesville, Texas to her son B. M. Williams, Jr., discussing previous letters, normal household goings on, church gossip, and domestic chores such as gardening. It includes an envelope addressed to Byrd M. Williams, Jr. in Ogden, Utah.
Date: November 5, 1907
Creator: Williams, Mrs. B. M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Irene Williams to B. M. Williams, February 11, 1923]

Description: Letter from Irene Williams to her husband, complaining that he has not been writing to her and updating him on family and local news. She also enclosed clippings of four newspaper articles on various topics related to El Paso, Texas. The envelope is addressed to Mr. B. M. Williams in Long Beach, California.
Date: February 11, 1923
Creator: Williams, Irene
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

South Fort Worth

Description: Photograph of a produce store in south Fort Worth. Signs outside advertise their wares, and watermelons are stacked in front of the building.
Date: [1989,1990]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, IV.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Union Pacific

Description: Photograph of a Union Pacific train on the tracks.
Date: 1990
Creator: Williams, Byrd, IV.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Dead Duck, Galveston, Texas, 1985

Description: Photograph of a dead duck laying on the sand with its neck down next to a large piece of driftwood. Taken in Galveston, Texas.
Date: 1985
Creator: Williams, Byrd, IV.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Johnson to his brother - October 27, 1906]

Description: Letter from "Johnson" to his brother, written on University of Texas at Austin letterhead. The writer discusses getting his friend a job, and references their previous correspondence, asking what the friend might want the writer to send. The envelope is addressed to Mr. B. M. Williams in El Paso, but a handwritten note on the back says: "Opened by mistake by B. M. Williams - 720 N. Florence." The postmarks on the envelope are from El Paso, TX and Austin, TX.
Date: October 27, 1906
Creator: Johnson
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Chestnut Bluff - June 12, 1887]

Description: Letter to and from unnamed individuals, in which the writer discusses the prevalence of scarlet fever in their hometown of Dyersburg. It also includes an account of the possible sickness of the writer's son, and ends with her calling for the doctor.
Date: June 12, 1887
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Joe Daiches, Weatherford Street,1980-1989

Description: Photograph of Joe Daiches Credit Jewelers store front, and the sign for the Americana Hotel. The cross street is W Weatherford, at the 100 block.
Date: [1980,1989]
Creator: Williams, Byrd, IV.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
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Statues, place unknown

Description: Photograph of a series of statues arranged on stone pedestals, facing outward along a curved line in an unknown location that appears to be on a shoreline. There is a cannon between two of the statues (on the left side of the image) and cannon balls stacked on the right side of the image. Tables and chairs are scattered near the statues.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd, Sr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lew to Mr. Byrd Williams - November 6, 1955]

Description: Letter from "Lew" at Stewart Studios in Bay City, Texas to Byrd Williams of Fort Worth, requesting that Williams share tips about his customer service practices in his photography career, from which Lew intends to write an article.
Date: November 6, 1955
Creator: Stewart, Lew
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Irene Biffle Williams to Byrd Williams, Jr., August 23, 1923]

Description: Letter from Irene Williams to Byrd Williams, Jr., discussing surgery for their sons B.M. and John, how much it cost, and their need for money. She says the money is not for her but the children and discusses their past relationship.
Date: August 23, 1923
Creator: Williams, Irene Biffle
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Four young girls from ballet school]

Description: Photograph of four young girls from the ballet school posing in Byrd Williams III's studio.
Date: 1947
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man sitting in his living room with a gun]

Description: Photograph of a man sitting in his living room with a gun on his lap. Written in lipstick on a mirror is "I see the lite of God in you."
Date: 1985
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man walking on train tracks]

Description: Photograph of a man walking away from the camera down a set of train tracks.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Burlesque dancer]

Description: Photograph of a woman dancing in a burlesque show.
Date: 19uu
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ambrotype of an unknown woman and child]

Description: Photograph of an ambrotype photograph of an unknown woman and a child in an case. It was in the belongings of Byrd Moore Williams upon moving to Texas from Tennessee, and only has the word "Johnson" on it.
Date: 1850/1870
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections