Magnolia avenue, Magnolia Park view no. 8 near Huston Texas. (photograph)
A park full of magnolia trees in bloom. There are three horse-drawn buggies: one to the left of the photo, one in the middle with a couple sitting in it, and one in the background. In the left foreground, there are three men and one woman standing, with children, in front of the men, sitting in the grass. In the background, there is a couple with two small children holding hands. This photograph is a reproduction of an original photograph from the collection of Mrs. W. Sperry Hunt, ca. 1889-1890. Accession records identify the people, left to right, as: Col. Jno. T. Brady, Judge W. E. Kendall, Lucy Brady (Hunt), sitting, Will Kendall, Rex and Royal (horses), lodgekeeper and family, in buggy Mss Lila Jenkins (Mrs. A. K. Taylor) and Carrie Bell McMurphy (Garnett).
21 x 26 cm (8.3 x 10.2 in)
Place of Origin
Houston (Harris County, Tex.)
Houston, Tex.: F. W. Seiders, 1968.
Artisan or Artist
Seiders, F. W.
Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- photographs
Communication Artifacts -- documentary artifacts -- graphic documents -- photograph
visual works -- photographs
1889 - 1890
buggies ; landscape ; photographic reproductions
San Jacinto Museum of History, Albert and Ethel Herzstein Library Collection
Local Resource Number
San Jacinto Museum of History
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