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Four Generations of Women, Portrait

Description: Studio photograph three women and a baby. The elderly woman and the youngest woman are seated and the young woman holds the infant. All the women wear elegant jeweled dresses and the young woman's dress is dark and wears earrings. The infant is wearing a long white dress. Hanging on the wall behind them is a tapestry and there is a rug on the floor. Embossed on the bottom border are the words, "Campbelle Studios".
Date: unknown
Creator: Campbelle Studios
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mrs. Smith With Her Twins

Description: Photograph of a Mrs. Smith with her twin babies. She is holding the babies in her lap, one in each arm. The babies wear white dresses and there is a blanket beneath them. Mrs. Smith wears a large light-colored apron and is looking down at the twin in her left arm.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Clyde "Speedy" Martin

Description: Portrait of Clyde "Speedy" Martin standing on a chair. He is wearing a white smock with a wide dark belt, a large bow tie and dark shoes. His hair is parted in the middle.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Elmo and Cleo Creamer

Description: Photograph of two young siblings named Elmo and Cleo Creamer. Elmo is standing next the wooden chair that Cleo is sitting on. They are both wearing white smocks. Elmo is wearing a dark belt, white stockings and black shoes. Cleo is wearing white socks and black shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Jessie Belle Blanton

Description: Studio photograph of Jessie Belle Blanton as a baby. The baby is wearing a large white dress with a lace collar and a lace bottom. Jessie Belle Blanton is standing on a wicker chair covered in a blanket. Stamped beneath the photograph are the words, "Swartz, 707 Main St., Fort Worth, Tex." and written on the mat is, "Me -".
Date: unknown
Creator: Swartz
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

[Our Baby]

Description: Baby announcement with a poem. The front side of the card has an illustration of a baby sitting on a flower with the text "Our Baby, How did you come to us, you dear? God thought of you and so I am here." The back side of the card displays a poem by Cornelia Shipman titled "Our Baby." The poem reads: "Cradled in a flower Is our baby dear; Rocked by breeze so gentle, Knowing naught of fear. Heaven's light is shining In our baby's eyes, Loving message bringing To us from the skies. May the Father's blessing Fill this life each hour; Jesus, keep our baby As Thy pure, sweet flower".
Date: unknown
Creator: Shipman, Cornelia & Butler, M. L.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Jessie Belle Blanton

Description: Studio photograph of Jessie Belle Blanton as an infant. The baby is wearing a large white dress with a lace collar and a lace bottom. The baby is sitting on a chair covered in a blanket. Printed beneath the photo is reads, "Daniel, Fort Worth."
Date: unknown
Creator: Daniel
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

James Merida Ellis

Description: Studio photograph of James Merida Ellis as an infant. He is dressed in a long white dress with ruffles and seated on a blanket-covered chair. Written beneath the photograph on the mat is, "Daniel."
Date: unknown
Creator: Daniel
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

[I'm Fine. How Are You?]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a baby on a bench with a donkey. Below the image is the text, "I'm Fine. How Are You?" and handwritten is the text, "Albert McKesson"? The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Apr 12, 1907.
Date: c. 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Three Nurses Holding Babies

Description: Photograph of three nurses sitting at the top of the stairwell holding one newborn baby each. One is crouched in front of two seated nurses. One is looking at the baby she is holding, the other two look at the camera. All three are dressed in white nurse dresses and the babies are wrapped in white blankets. Their hair is pulled back into buns. In the foreground on the left side of the frame is the stairwell banister. On the far left is a partial figure of a person's back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Small Girl on Stoop

Description: Photograph of a little girl in a white dress, white tights, and black boots standing on the stoop of a large porch. The girl has short, dark, curly hair. On the left side of the frame is the railing to the porch with trees behind that. Behind the girl is a chair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Baby in a Walker

Description: Photograph of a baby in a baby walker. He is in a yard filled with leaves, and there are large trees in the background. The baby wears a white outfit and black shoes.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Baby Boy Sitting on Ground

Description: Photograph of a baby boy in a white dress sitting on a ground that is covered with leaves. His hands are together and his mouth is open. In the background are tall trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Black Family Portrait

Description: Photograph of the Black family on the stoop and porch of a house. There are twelve women, six women, five boys, one girl, and one baby and a dog. Eight women stand in the back row wearing skirts, dresses, and bow-ties. One holds a small girl. In the center of the group seated in a chair is an elderly woman dressed in black holding a baby dressed in white. On the left side of the frame stands a small boy to the right of a pillar with his right hand on a dog. Next to the dog are two hats on the porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Baby in a Basket

Description: Photograph of a baby sleeping in a wicker clothes basket. The baby is dressed in white and on top of a white pillow. The photograph is within an oval at the top of a white vertical postcard.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Baby Boy on a Chair

Description: Studio photograph of a smiling baby boy standing in a carved wooden chair. The boy wears a collared short-suit with black stockings, necktie, and black and white lace-up boots. The chair is covered in dust. Written on the bottom is, "H.B. age 9 mo 10 days".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Children and Woman with Flowers

Description: Photograph of two young girls, two young boys, one baby and one woman sitting outdoors. The girls are seated and wear nice dresses and hats, one wears gloves. The boys are standing and wear button-up shirts with hats, one wears a tie. The baby wears a white dress and there are flowers around her. On the right side of the frame in the background a woman in a dress and hat sits in a chair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Small Girl with Doll

Description: Photograph of a little girl dressed in a white dress with dark shoes and stockings holding a doll. The girl has short dark hair and is looking at the rock wall of a house she is standing next to. On the left side of the frame is the porch of the house, a gate in the background, and a tree in the foreground that is casting a shadow on the rock wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Two Babies with Baskets

Description: Studio photograph of two babies sitting on a rug in a studio. They are both wearing white dresses and both hold wicker baskets. On the right side of the photograph in front of one of the babies is an old doctor's bag turned on its side. Behind the babies is another rug and on the wall is a fake backdrop.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hackett, J.B.
Item Type: Image
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

A Boy, Girl and Baby

Description: Studio photograph of three children. On the left side of the photo stands a young girl in a white dress with lace, black stockings and boots and dark hair. On the left side is a small boy with a frilly shirt, short pants, dark stockings and boots, and an over-sized bow pinned to his shirt. Between the boy and girl is an elaborate wicker chair upon which sits a baby boy with blond hair who is wearing a long-sleeved white dress. They are standing on top of cloth and behind them is a fake backdrop.
Date: unknown
Creator: Simington
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum