A cabinet card photograph; title from inscription below image. Biographical data and date received of June 14, 1883 on back. A waist-length portrait photograph of a man with a graying mustache and chin beard wearing a coat, a vest that buttons to mid-chest with a watch fob and chain, and a dark bow tie over a white shirt. John H. Reagan was a Texas politician who served as Postmaster General in the Confederate cabinet. He was a founder of the Texas State Historical Association.
17 x 11 cm (6.7 x 4.3 in)
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Mr. and Mrs. Jesse H. Jones, 1948.
Austin, Tex.: H. R. Marks, [between 1875 and 1883]
Artisan or Artist
Marks, H. R.
Marks, Harvey R.
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