• Kate Ransom

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Miss Kate Ransom, wearing period floral hat and dress. A pendant is fastened to the dress.

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  • 4th of July picnic on the Little River

    Garner, William Orland, 1858-1940

    Pictured and identifiable are Lena Hastings, Pearl Hastings, Rose Hastings, Kittie Goff, Karl Garner, H. L. Hastings, Florence Goff, Edna Goff, Rosa Hastings, and Letitia Hastings Garner. The photogra…

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  • Alvin C. York story -- doin' the weekly wash

    Albert F. Ganier

    A woman is standing on a porch near a wash tub with a wash board inside. The tub is raised by laying a wooden chair on its side. Two large lard cans just visible beside the chair may hold cleaning pro…

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  • Miss Fannie Rhea Frith

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Miss Fannie Rhea Frith posing in summer gown. See also #1545. She was friends with Kate Ransom (#4110, #28295). Fannie Rhea Frith (1884-?) was the daughter of James Hinton Frith (1858-1927…

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  • Ruth Robb Finney

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Ruth Robb Finney in light colored gown. Ruth Robb Finney (1881-?) was the daughter of George P. Finney & Eliza H. Robb, of 205 Woodland St. in East Nashville. She married Rev. William Burn…

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  • Letitia Hastings Garner portrait

    Lindsay and Davis

    Shows a seated young woman wearing a dress with pleated ruffles on the sleeves and along the neckline; there is lace around the collar. A corsage with lace behind it is pinned to the front of the dres…

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  • Birthday party on the front porch

    Garner, William Orland, 1858-1940

    The celebration is likely for Jane Simmons's birthday on July 3rd. Pictured are Herman Garner, Letitia Garner, Joe Burger, Mrs. Burger, Carl Burger, Mrs. Simmons, Karl Garner, and Knox Burger. The pho…

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  • Women dipping water

    Women wearing bonnets are lined up getting ready to take a cup of water from a bucket. They have their hands resting on the person's shoulders in front of them. The house in the background has a cover…

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  • Ostrich hat

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Unidentified woman, wearing period dress with a hat made with ostrich feathers and flowers. Copied for R.L. Spain.

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  • Miss Alice Cheatham

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Miss Alice Cheatham in a dark dress and holding a fan. Alice Cheatham (1880-1906) was the daughter of Major General Benjamin Franklin Cheatham (1820-1886) & Anna Robertson Cheatham (1838-1…

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  • Seated woman

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Unidentified woman seated facing straight ahead, with arms folded. She is wearing earrings, gloves, a necklace, and a hat. Copied for Dr. B.T. Plumlee.

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  • Group of men, women and children inside Sheep Pan Bluff, near Louisville, Tennessee

    Garner, William Orland, 1858-1940

    Shows group of 18 men, women, and children and five dogs sitting and standing inside the entrance to a cave or cavern.

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  • portrait photograph of Virginia P. Moore wearing the dress, and lace worn by Queen Victoria at one time

    Title from the back caption (handwritten in blue ink), "Virginia P. Moore wearing the dress, and lace worn by Queen Victoria at one time." A portrait of the elder Virginia P. Moore.

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  • Mrs. Charles S. Burns

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    A portrait of Mrs. Charles S. Burns, wearing a dark dress with a necklace and elaborate hat made from feathers.

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  • Woman near Cumberland river

    Woman, wearing blouse and skirt with dark shoes, standing on gravel road looking out over the Cumberland River (toward the left) near Carthage, Tennessee. Photograph also shows a farm in the backgroun…

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  • Miss Louise Church

    Calvert, Peter Ross, 1855-1931, Calvert, Ebenezer, 1850-1924

    Portrait of Miss Louise Church, standing, in Edwardian dress.

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  • Mrs. June Welch in costume

    Mrs. June Welch, a Cherokee Indian, in traditional costume. Although this clothing was described as "traditional costume" when the photograph was taken, it may also be from another tribe and staged fo…

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  • Mrs. Polk Chapleau calling her fox hounds.

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  • Friend's School, formerly the Pride Mansion

    Garner, William Orland, 1858-1940

    The building was originally built about 1830. The school operated from 1878 to 1901. The building was dismantled about 1910. The photograph shows a group of approximately 150 students and teachers sit…

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