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Black and white photographs

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Banks Family Papers

Identifier: AC-575
Abstract This collection is made up of records, photographs, and newspapers clippings related to the Banks family. The Banks family was a local family in Beaumont, Texas. This collection contains papers and keepsakes related primarily to Winona Banks, Charles Perkins, and Overton Banks. Winona Banks was born in Missouri in 1885. She would eventually move to Jefferson County, Texas and marry John Banks, a World War I veteran. They would go on to have four children: Winona, Overton, Lila, and Ernest....
Dates: 1881-1997

Cochran Family Photograph Collection

Identifier: AC-038

This collection is comprised of photographs taken of the Cochran family, friends, and relatives. The collection is split into two parts: family photographs and scenic photographs.

Dates: 1850 - 1960

Elmo Willard, III, Papers

Identifier: AC-109

Elmo Willard, III, was a leader of Beaumont's civil rights movement. He and his law partner, Theodore Johns, won cases for the desegregation of Beaumont's public parks and Lamar University. These papers include correspondence, legal documents, news clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1887-1991

John H. Walker Papers

Identifier: AC-241

John H. Walker (1909-2001) was born in Beaumont, Texas, and held a deep interest in Beaumont history. This interest culminated in the publication of his book, Beaumont: A Pictorial History.

Dates: 1863-1994

Roy H. Towell, Jr., Papers

Identifier: AC-473

Roy H. Towell, Jr. (1915-1996) was a local businessman in Beaumont, Texas. As an avid photographer, he took numerous photographs of parades, social events, and other topics of interest to him that occurred both in Beaumont and Houston. This collection consists of slides, photographs, and textual material that relate to his business and photography interest in the community in which he was a long-time resident.

Dates: 1910 - 1993

Westminster Presbyterian Church Records

Identifier: AC-606

The First Presbyterian Church of Beaumont, Texas, was organized in 1880. The church subsequently changed its name to Westminster Presbyterian Church, and after 129 vibrant and successful years, disbanded in 2009.

Dates: 1880-2009