[A woman standing beside a chair wearing a black dress and hat]

https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth8224/small/

Identifier

http://dp.la/api/items/6a982ab8d53a3d2049da5684073ac13f

Title

[A woman standing beside a chair wearing a black dress and hat]

Description

Photograph of a woman standing beside a chair with her right hand resting on the back of the chair. He left arm is by her side and her left hand is holding a closed fan. She is wearing a dark, full dress that buttons from the waist up with large white buttons. A watch fob is around her neck and extends down to a small pocket in her dress. She is wearing dangle earrings and a decorative hat. A white crocheted throw is draped over the chair. The backdrop resembles the interior room of a house. Attached to a cardboard substrate. At bottom of substrate, under photo, photographer's mark: "CABINET PORTRAIT C.J. Wright. Houston, Texas.". On back, handwritten: "Nolie Hinson J.H.P. Davis' Sister Martha Anseli's paternal grandmother. A yellow post-it note attached states: "Possibly Jane G. Davis In either case this would not be M.A.'s paternal grandmother". (Removed)
Paper; Length/Circumference: 10.9, Width/Diameter: 16.5

Subject

Communication Artifacts
Documentary Artifact
People
Individuals

Source

The Portal to Texas History

Type

image

References

https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth8224/