Two rows of men pose for a portrait in the street of a town, with the back row standing and the front sitting on a high curb. All are wearing commemorative ribbons pinned to their suits. Handwritten on back of copy 1: "Group of Mier Prisoners 7th annual convention. Texas Veterans Association, Belton, Texas. April 21, 1879. Shown here are Geo Lord, Wm K. Davis, Wm Caleb Snclair, "Big Foot" Wallace, Whitfield Chalk, and others not known. Houston Wade".
13 x 18 cm (5.1 x 7.1 in)
Place of Origin
Belton (Bell County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History Library from Houston Wade, 1940,c.1. ; Seb. S. Wilcox, 1939 c.2.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
"Group of Mier Prisoners 7th annual convention Texas Veterans Association, Belton, Texas. April 21, 1879. Shown here are Geo Lord, Wm K. Davis, Wm Caleb StClair, "Big Foot" Wallace, Whitfield Chalk, and others not known. Houston Wade."
[Tex.?]: J. R. Esquivel Photo Service, [1940?]
Artisan or Artist
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