University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Lowry Family Photograph Album, ca. 1860s



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lowry Family
Title: Lowry Family Photograph Album
Dates: ca. 1860s
Abstract: The collection consists of one album of carte-de-visite and tintype portrait photographs. Names include Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney Johnston, Butler, Minter, Waelder, Bradley, Durst, Gross, Maveric[?], Lowry, Jack and Johnson.
Accession No.: 89-268
Extent: 2 in.: 43 cartes-de-visite and 1 tintype
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

This album was donated originally to the Texas Memorial Museum by R. Lowry and may relate also to the Thomas F. McKinney family.


Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one album of carte-de-visite and tintype portrait photographs. Identification of the photographs appears to have been done at a later date than the assembling of the album. Names include Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney Johnston, Butler, Minter, Waelder, Bradley, Durst, Gross, Maveric[?], Lowry, Jack, and Johnson.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862
Subjects
Portrait photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lowry Family Photograph Album, ca. 1860s, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
3T19 Photograph album