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Two Women and One Man Seated Outside

Description: Photograph of Alyce and Tom Howell and an unnamed friend. Alyce Cheatham Howell is on the left side of the frame next to Tom Howell and the other woman is kneeling and we see her profile. The women are wearing white dresses and large hats and Mr. Howell wears a pinstripe suit, bow tie and a hat. In the background are tall trees and shrubs.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

George Bancroft

Description: Photograph of George Bancroft Sr. as a young man. He is wearing a jacket with a dark collar with brass buttons, a white shirt and a bow tie. His hair is light and slicked back. On the bottom of the photograph are the words, "Rose, Galveston".
Date: unknown
Creator: Rose, P.H.
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Robert B. Goree

Description: Photograph of Robert B. Goree from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest and a bow tie. At the bottom of the photograph are the words, "Wilson & Parks, Navasota, Texas".
Date: unknown
Creator: Wilson & Parks
Partner: Heritage House Museum

William Stark

Description: Studio photograph of William Stark. He is wearing a suit with a dark vest and plaid bow tie. He has very short dark hair and a dark, very long mustache and beard.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Lou Beall-Sawyer Blanton, Byrd Ellis and Other Women

Description: Photograph of six women and one small girl standing in front and on the stoop of a large building with a porch and hanging plants. Three of the women and the girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three women are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. One woman is wearing a bow tie and another is wearing a hat. Written on the photograph is "Mother" above the woman second from the left and "Aunt Byrd" second from the right.
Date: May 26, 1900
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Painting of the First Rabbi of Beth-El Congregation, Rabbi Solomon Philo

Description: Painting of the first rabbi of Beth-El Congregation, Rabbi Solomon Philo (1842-1923). Hired on probation for $100 a month, he served the congregation for its first four months, from September through December of 1902. In the painting, he is a bearded man with white hair and waxed mustache studying from a book on a table in front of him. He wears a dark suit with a bow tie and black skull cap. There are two rings on his fingers and he is leaning on the table.
Date: unknown
Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives

William E.P. Sawyer and Civil War Veterans

Description: Photograph of eight Confederate veterans, including William E.P. Sawyer, second from the left in the front row. The men are elderly, five with beards and three with mustaches. They all wear suits, two without jackets and one without a vest. All have pins or medals pinned to their clothing and all are holding hats. The first man on the left in the front row wears glasses. Behind the group is a small Confederate flag. Written beneath William Sawyer is, "Grandpa Sawyer".
Date: unknown
Creator: Fishburn Illustrating Company
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton

Description: Photograph of Lou Beall Sawyer Blanton in a playful photograph with five other women and a young girl. The women are in a row from tallest to shortest with their hands around each other's waists except for Ms. Blanton who is holding the hand of the woman in front of her who's other hand is on her forehead. Three of the women and the young girl are wearing Victorian dresses and the other three are wearing long-sleeved blouses and long skirts. The woman fifth from the front is wearing a bow tie and the woman in the front is wearing a sash around her neck. In the background is a tree and a large house. Written below the photograph, underneath the second woman from the right in the black dress is an arrow and the name, "Lou Beall".
Date: May 26, 1900
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

B. Y. Sawyer

Description: Studio photograph of B.Y. Sawyer as a young boy. He is smiling and barefoot and wearing a white shirt with a large plaid bow-tie and short striped pants. On the floor in front of him is a toy train and behind him are large curtains and a toy cat. Printed on the mat below the photograph is, "Atlantic and Pacific, View Company. Headquarters, Los Angeles, California."
Date: unknown
Creator: Atlantic and Pacific View Company
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Sunday School Class, 1st Methodist Church, Ft. Worth, Texas, 1906-1910

Description: Studio photograph of twelve members, four women and eight men, of the Sunday School class at the 1st Methodist Church in Fort Worth, Texas. The women wear white blouses, except for one in the back row who wears black with a large white collar. All of the men wear dark suits with neckties except for the man on the far left side of the frame and the minister in the center of the front row, who is wearing a preacher's collar. One man has a mustache and the woman in black wears glasses. Written on the bottom mat is, "1st Row. EJ White, M.S. Blanton, Miss Stephens, Dabney Bryan, JC. Horn. 2nd ", John M Parker, Mrs WJ Barnum, Mrs Copher. 3rd " Mrs MS Blanton, J.B. Baker, Dr. Knickerbocker, W.J. Barnum. Sunday School Class, 1st Methodist Church, 1906-1910." Inscribed in the bottom right-hand corner of the mat is, "Carter, Fort Worth, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Carter
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

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
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Georgia Hewson at Hewson Drug Store

Description: Photograph of a young Georgia Hewson seated on a stool inside Hewson Drug Store in Orange, Texas. She is holding a parasol and is wearing a white dress, hat, and dark stockings. There are five other stools surrounding a counter. Behind the counter stands a boy in suspenders and a bow tie. He has his hand propped on a machine which is next to a shelf full of labeled bottles. On the wall are framed paintings and a thermometer.
Date: unknown
Partner: Heritage House Museum

A.P. Harris

Description: Studio portrait of A.P. Harris from the bust up. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest, collared shirt and bow tie. He has dark hair parted on the side and a mustache. On the bottom of the photograph is written, "Chas. G. Wright. Permanent Photographs. Lambertype Patent. Houston, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Wright, Chas. G.
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Matilda Harl Smith and Husband

Description: Photograph of Matilda Harl Smith and husband from the bust up. She is wearing a dark dress with puffed sleeves, ruffles, and a ruffled high collar. He is wearing a dark suit with a vest, white shirt, bow tie, and pocket watch chain. He has gray hair and a gray beard and mustache.
Date: unknown
Creator: Simington
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum