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Descriptive Summary

Creator Sketch

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the De Planque (Louis) Photographs, ca. 1870-1885



Descriptive Summary

Creator: de Planque, Louis
Title de Planque, Louis Photographs, ca. 1870-1885
Extent 15 albumen cartes de visite
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Creator Sketch

Louis de Planque (1842-1898), studio photographer in Matamoros, Mexico, and Indianola and Corpus Christi, Texas, as well as an itinerant photographer in Texas.

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Scope and Contents

Portraits, ca. 1870-1885, of men, women, families and servants in Texas taken by Louis de Planque. Photographs document dress, hairstyles and facial hair styles of late 19th-century Texas. Included is a portrait of a white family with their African-American servant and her child. See Photographic Collections in Texas: A Union Guide, by Richard Pearce-Moses, for information on other de Planque collections.

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Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects
de Planque, Louis--Archives
Afro-American children--Texas--Pictorial works
Afro-American women--Texas--Pictorial works
Carte de visite photographs
Clothing and dress--Texas--History--Sources
Clothing and dress--Texas--Photographs
Domestics--Texas--Pictorial works
Photographers--Texas--Archives
Portrait photography--Texas--History--Sources
Places
Texas

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Louis de Planque Photographs, ca. 1870-1885, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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3Y62 Photographs

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