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[Woman on Horseback]

Description: Photograph of Nannie Clara Evans on horseback just outside of a house. She is wearing a high-collared, long-sleeve Edwardian-era style dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

Map of McLennan Co.

Description: Blue line print of survey map of McLennan County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, and towns and railroads. Scale [ca. 1:246,154] (6000 varas to 13/16 of an inch).
Date: 1896
Creator: Pressler, Herman
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of Unidentified Young Lady]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young lady, posed standing with her hand on the back of an intricately designed chair. She wears a light-colored off-the-shoulder dress and stands on a carpet with a diamond shaped patterned. On the back of the photograph is a 3 cent U.S. inter. revenue stamp.
Date: unknown
Creator: Addleman, J. P.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Pendleton King]

Description: Full-length photograph of Pendleton King, dressed in a sailor suit. The boy is standing behind a fence with a stone façade and a wooden gate. A hand written note on the back reads, "Pendleton King: Age 7 years, 1897.”
Date: 1897
Creator: Lindsey's Art Parlors
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Sallie Fordtran Photo Album]

Description: Photo album addressed to Sallie Fordtran, filled with portraits of individuals, with a list of their names on the second page of the album.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Book
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Woman and Children]

Description: A daguerreotype portrait of an unidentified woman with two children, seated on a bench. The woman is in the center and is holding the hands of the children in her lap. A girl is seated on the far left and is holding a closed basket with floral decorations in her lap; a young boy is seated on the far right and is holding a plain wicker basket in his lap. The photograph is housed in a decorative leather case with a silk cushion and a plain brass matte.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Photograph of Elmer H. Wheatly]

Description: Photograph of Elmer H. Wheatly, a men's furnisher. He can be seen in the left of the picture, behind a display case in his store, The Wardrobe.
Date: unknown
Creator: Covert
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Leroy, Tours, and Gerald, Texas Volunteer Fire Department Patch]

Description: Patch from the Leroy, Tours, and Gerald, Texas volunteer fire department. The vase shaped patch has a white background with red edging. "Leroy Tours Gerald Vol. Fire Dept. Est. 54" is written along the top and bottom edges. The background contains a fire helmet and a crossed axe and pike superimposed over a fire.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

Waco Independent School District, May 2012

Description: This document "reviews the management and performance of Waco Independent School District's (Waco ISD) educational, financial, and operational functions."
Date: May 2012
Creator: Texas. Legislative Budget Board.
Item Type: Report
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Portrait of Girl]

Description: Tintype portrait of an unidentified girl. The girl is seated and wears a dress with vertical stripes. The photograph is housed in a paper matte which is decorated with a filigree pattern. On the reverse of the matte is: T. C. BOLTON, PHOTOGRAPH GALLERY, WACO, TEXAS.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bolton, T. C.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Nannie Clara Evans]

Description: Photograph of Nannie Clara Evans as a young woman, before she married took the name Willis. Her hair is styled in a loose, Edwardian-era updo. She is wearing a high-collared dress with a necklace.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Young Women on Porch Steps]

Description: Photograph of four young women standing together on the porch steps of a house. In front on the left is Nannie Clara Evans, later Willis. Standing on the same step to her right is Elizabeth Causey Miles, later Quinius. Two unidentified women stand behind them; one of the women has her hand over her face.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Charles Evans, Sr.]

Description: Photograph of Charles Evans, Sr., a middle-aged mustached man wearing a three-piece suit and tie. He is only visible from the chest up.
Date: unknown
Creator: W. D. Jackson Photographic Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[The Home of Judge William Evans]

Description: Photograph of a Queen Anne-style two-story house that belonged to William Warren Evans. A man and a small child are visible standing on the porch steps. The man is believed to be William Warren Evans' father, William George Evans.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of William Warren Evans]

Description: Photograph of William Warren Evans, a mustached man wearing a three-piece suit. He is only visible from the chest up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Nannie Sleeper Evans]

Description: Photograph of Nannie Caroline Sleeper Evans, a woman with curly upswept hair, wearing austere, high-collared clothing. She is only visible from the chest up. Handwritten notes on the back read, "My mother Nannie C. Sleeper Evans married Charles Evans Feb. 14, 1880."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Sarah Elizabeth Evans]

Description: Photograph of Sarah Elizabeth (Lizzie) Evans, a young woman with shoulder-length hair, dressed in a prim dress trimmed in lace. She is seated on a chair and is resting one arm on the chair's arm while her other rests in her lap.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Charles Evans, Sr.]

Description: Photograph of Charles Evans, Sr., a middle-aged man with a mustache, wearing a suit, shirt and bow tie. He is only visible from the waist up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[The Home of Charles Evans, Sr.]

Description: Photograph of a Greek Revival-style two-story house at 2100 Colcord Avenue in Waco, Texas. It belonged to Charles Evans, Sr. and Nannie Caroline Sleeper Evans. The property is covered in snow.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of Nannie Sleeper Evans]

Description: Photograph of Nannie Caroline Sleeper Evans, a woman with curly upswept hair, wearing high-collared Edwardian-era style clothing. She is only visible from the chest up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Portrait of John Todd Willis, Jr.]

Description: Portrait of John Todd Willis, Jr. as a baby. He wears a white garment. The photograph is housed in a decorative thermoplastic case with SMITH on the lower border of both halves of the case, an embossed velvet cushion, a traditional brass matte, and brass hinges. John Todd Willis, Jr. was born on May 17, 1921 in Waco, Texas, the son of John Todd Willis, Sr. and Nannie Clara Evans Willis.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[The Evans Family Relaxing Outdoors]

Description: Photograph of Nancy Caroline Sleeper Evans surrounded by her granddaughters, Elizabeth, Frances, and Ruth Evans, who are all of similar age. They are seated in the grass with toy dolls, just outside the Evans family home at 2100 Colcord Avenue in Waco, Texas.
Date: 1915
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis