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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
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.
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
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
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Family Portrait]

Description: A daguerreotype portrait of an unidentified family including a woman and man seated side-by-side with a young boy standing next to the father (far right) and a young child on the mother's lap (far left). The photograph is housed in a decorative leather case with an embossed velvet cushion and a plain brass matte.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[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.
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
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
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
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
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
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[The Sleeper Family Women]

Description: Photograph of the women of the Sleeper family, posed for a portrait together on the porch of their family home in Waco, Texas. Seated on the front row from left to right is Pattie Markham Sleeper, Isadore Elizabeth Causey Sleeper, and Clorinda Sleeper Morgan. Standing behind them are Mrs. Simpson Ridley Stribling and Mrs. Stribling.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis