A Guide to the Texas Volunteer Guard Lithographs, ca. 1880s
T. Fitzwilliam and Co., Ltd., was active in New Orleans from 1860-1932. Thomas Fitzwilliam came to New Orleans from Ireland and began a printing establishment that by 1872 was producing lithography. With the demise of the Southern Lithographic Company about 1885, Fitzwilliam had a near monopoly in the field of lithography in New Orleans.
Images depict the Austin Greys and the Houston Light Guard, units of the Texas Volunteer Guard in the 1880s.
This collection is open for research.
Texas Volunteer Guard Lithographs, ca. 1880s, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was processed by Larry Landis, February 1989.
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.
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