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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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Lena Ellis on her 5th Birthday, 1894

Description: Studio photograph of Lena Ellis on her fifth birthday. Her hair is short, dark and parted in the middle. She is wearing a large, long white dress with a sash and poofy sleeves. Her shoes are black with buckles and she holds a bouquet of flowers in her right hand. She is standing on top of a grass pile with a wooden fence behind her. Printed beneath the photograph is, "Works, Cor. 3rd and Main Streets. Fort Worth. Tex." Written is, "Lena Ellis".
Date: August 30, 1894
Creator: Works
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Will and Lena Ellis with an Unidentified Girl

Description: Photograph of Will and Lena Ellis and an unidentified girl. Will Ellis is seated on the left side of the frame in a tweed suit and white collar with his dark hair parted on the side. There is a young woman seated next to him and one standing behind them both, in the center. Both girls are wearing collared dresses with brooches pinned at the neck and both have their dark hair pulled back. The girl in the center has a bow in her hair. There is a backdrop in the background. Printed in the lower left-hand corner of the mat is, "Leffler, Fort Worth, Texas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Leffler
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Ellis and Blanton Families

Alta Beall Blanton and a Dog

Description: Photograph of Alta-Beall Blanton as a young girl with her arms around a large dog. She has blond hair and is wearing a light-colored dress and dark shoes. In the background is a screen door.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
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
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Hazel Reeves Elliott and Grace Reeves

Description: Studio portrait of Grace Reeves (seated) and Hazel Reeves Elliott (standing). Both girls wear white lace dresses with black stockings. They both hold dolls that wear white dresses and black bows. Hazel's hair is pulled back with a bow. Grace is seated on a carved wooden chair that has a large piece of fur on the seat. There is a rug on the floor.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mauriceville Home Economics Class

Description: Photograph of the Mauriceville Home Economics class. There are twenty-four young girls sitting or standing outdoors in front of many trees. They are wearing long white aprons and white bonnets.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Mother and Daughter Portrait

Description: Studio photograph of a woman holding a small girl. They are both wearing dark dresses with puffed sleeves and both have dark curled hair. The woman wears a necklace and earrings and the girl wears a pin. The woman's hair is held up with a hair pin.
Date: unknown
Creator: Simington
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Young Girl in Fur

Description: Dark studio photograph of a young girl in a fur wrap. Half of her hair and face is in a shadow. She has dark curls and her lips are parted.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Small Girl in Dark Dress

Description: Studio photograph of a small girl in a dark dress. She has short dark hair. Her dress has puffed sleeves and a lace collar. She is standing on a white cloth.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Dan, Devil and Dog

Description: Photograph of one boy, one girl and one dog. The little girl is wearing a long-sleeved dress with dark stockings and a dark newsboy cap. The little boy is wearing knickers, stockings, and a vest. He is laughing and his hands are on his hips. The dog is facing the camera on the left side of the frame. The letters, "D.D.D." are written on the photograph and on the mat are the words, "Dan, Devil and Dog. Rein Litho. Company".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Gene Pickard and Grand Champion Steer

Description: Photograph of the Grand Champion Steer at the Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show in Ft. Worth in 1958. Behind the steer stands two older men and two young girls. One of the girls is holding the steer's lead rope and both are wearing coats. Both men are wearing cowboy hats and one is wearing a necktie. The steer has ribbons and banners hanging on it's back. The banner's read, "Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock SHOW, Fort Worth 1958". In the background are two signs, one reads, "Hale County Clubs, 4-H".
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

A Young Girl at Glen Lake Camp

Description: Photograph of a young girl wearing pigtails and a striped shirt. She is braiding thread on a wooden table, and has a name tag around her neck that reads, "Nancy".
Date: 1975
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

Palhamus Family Looks at Flight Deck

Description: Photograph of the Palhamus family, including two young girls and a little boy, looking at the flight deck of a military airplane. The young girls are wearing identical flower print dresses, one with a pearl necklace and a belt. The father is seated in a white t-shirt and pointing at a control. The flight deck has many levers, controls, and buttons.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Two Girls in front of Dr. J.E. Reeves House

Description: Photograph of two young girls in dresses and holding dolls sitting on top of a gate that surrounds Dr. J.E. Reeve's two-story house. The house has a large stoop, porch, and balcony. In front of the gate is a sidewalk, trees, and a horse-drawn covered buggy.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum