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White Family photograph album (ca 1868) from family of Hugh Andrew May White. (Estate of Mrs. Nancy M. Rodgers) (Mrs. Cowan Rodgers II)

 Collection
Identifier: PC 0071

Scope and Contents

Photograph album (ca. 1860s) of cartes de visites from family of Hugh Andrew May White. Sophia Moody White, wife of George M. White (loose); Andrew Park, Jane Bowie, Langdon Bowie, Sophie Bowie, Margie Coffin Orto, Park Bowie, Alice McEwen, Hector and Ann Eliza Coffin (children); Lizzie Mitchell Moses (Frank Moses wife) (tintype); Hector Coffin (adult); Hugh Craighead; Belle Stephenson; Sophi Stephenson (child); aunt Cynthia White (grandfather’s sister) [daughter of James and Mary Lawson White]; Margaret McTeer; Walker White (son of brother Jim); Katie Welcker; Geo. McDermott; cousin Susan and John Moses [John Leese Moses]; Ed and Tom Moses; Ed? and Leese Moses (children); Park Bowie, Colonel Parsons (in uniform). Inscribed ‘Cousin Belle from Sophie, August 4, 1868’. Pages loose from album binding. 34 photographs in album + 1 loose photograph of Sophia Moody White.

Dates

  • 1850-1870

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 box

General

Transferred from ETHS gift of portraits to Museum.
Title
White Family photograph album (ca 1868) from family of Hugh Andrew May White. (Estate of Mrs. Nancy M. Rodgers) (Mrs. Cowan Rodgers II)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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