James Monroe Hill and son Homer B. Hill. (photograph)
A man with ear-length hair parted on his right side, wearing a jacket, vest, and tie, holds a blond little boy wearing light-colored clothing trimmed in white in his right arm. The original photograph was cut to fit a shaped frame. Title from back of image; reproduction of an original ca. 1852.
20 x 13 cm (7.9 x 5.1 in)
Place of Origin
Houston (Harris County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Mr. and Mrs. George A. Hill, Jr., 1939.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"James Monroe Hill (about 36) and son Homer B. Hill"
Houston, Tex.: Merchants Photo Service, [1939?]
Artisan or Artist
portrait photographs ; photographic prints
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