Ed Anderson Photograph Album
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Ed Anderson was an employee of Nalle Lumber Company. No further information is known.
A leather-bound album with 31 photographs and 36 printed calling and visiting cards documents residents of the Austin, Texas area from the late 19th century. All of the photographs are portraits, but none of the sitters is identified. Sitters are primarily young men and women, but a few children are also pictured. Photographic formats include cabinet cards, cartes-de-visite and tintypes. Some are hand-tinted. All of the photographers were from the Austin area; they include Chapman, George Schuwirth, Yancey & Rhomberg, Nicolas Ankenman, C.F. Rhomberg, and Journeay as well as travelling photographer Sam Gallway. The names on the calling cards include: Carl Rhomberg, Otto Skog, Carl L. Petterson, Anna Swenson, Augusta Monson, John Oscar Skog, Alek S. Anderson, Mauda Siholm, Carl Hyltin, Carl Johnson, Emil Johnson, Annie M. Anderson, Elnora Monson, Amanda J. Anderson, Anna Berg, Amanda Swenson, Albert Monson, Willie Lyckman, Carl G. Lyckman, Amanda S. Lyckman, Swente Lyckman, Jno G. Berg, Frank O. Lyckman, Johan L. Anderson, August Anderson, Julia Swinson, and Thomas B. Walling.
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It is unknown how the donor acquired the album. The donor believed the album had belonged to Ed Anderson, but this is uncertain.
Ed Anderson Photograph Album (AR.1994.058). Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, Texas.
Donor #: DO/1979/091
Donation Date: 1979 September 27.
This album was formerly filed as scrapbook #96.
Finding aid created and encoded by Nicole Davis/March 2015.
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