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[Portrait of Julia Beville and Alexander Archer Beville]

Description: A tintype portrait of Julia Beville and Alexander Archer Beville. Julia, left, wears a floral printed dress which is cinched at the waist with a belt. She wears gold earrings, a ring, and two strings of pearls. Julia's right hand holds Alexander's, while in her left hand she holds a small purse. Alexander sits on the right. He wears a suit with a silk vest underneath. The hand-colored photograph is housed in a decorative leather case with a traditional brass matte. Behind the photograph, the following was written in pencil on the case: Julia Beville, 9 years old, and A. A. Beville, taken when 16 years old, in Wytheville, Va.
Date: 1857~
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Alexander Jacob Beville's Farm]

Description: Photograph of the farm of Dr. Alexander Jacob Beville in East Waco. Several unidentified men sit around a long table covered with a tablecloth and food. There is a smoking fire pit in the foreground. A man stands with his back to it.
Date: 19uu
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Photograph of Caroline Madison Beville]

Description: Photograph of Caroline Madison Beville on the back of a postcard addressed to Dr. Alexander Archer Beville. She stands with her hands behind her back, and wears a dress with large sleeves and a lacy collar, as well as a tall fluffy hat. In the note to her father, she tells him she is doing much better, and asks him how he thinks she looks.
Date: 18uu
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
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