Browse Items (46 total)

  • Collection: Malvina Hammerly Moore Collection

A Photograph of Benjamin Lee Allen

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A carte de visite of Benjamin Lee Allen.
The original image has been taken out of the hinged case. The inside of the frame is gold with purple velvet covering the facing cover.

An image of Mrs. Wm. Tynes Allen (nee Elizabeth Harriet Louisa Massie) of Athens, AL
Daughter of Sarah Upshaw & Wm. Anderson Massie
Mother of Byrd, Sallie, Ben Lee, Louisa, & James Allen

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An image of Mrs. Elizabeth Allen.
The image is encased in a dark brown case.
The picture is enclosed in a gold frame with wine velvet decorating the facing cover.

James Allen, Brother of B. L. Allen

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An image of James Allen is enclosed in a black case.
The inside of the case is decorated in faded red velvet and the picture is in a gold frame.

Sarah Massie, Grandmother of B.L. Allen
James Allen, Brother of B.L. Allen

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A brown hinged case with images of Sarah Massie and James Allen.
The inside is decorated with wine velvet and has a gold frame.

The Mother of Charles Robinson

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A brown hinged case with the image of the mother of Charles Robinson.
The case is decorated inside in an orange faded velvet and a gold frame.
A slip of paper has been inserted inside the case with handwriting:
Given to Mrs. Allen by Mr. Robinson…

Byrd Allen
Brother of B.L. Allen of Athens, AL

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A brown hinged case with the image of Byrd Allen.
The inside is decorated in purple velvet and a gold frame.

Betty Tanner and John Tanner

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A black case with two images.
Betty Tanner, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. John Tanner and wife of Dr. Billy McWilliams.
John Tanner, brother of William Presley Tanner, married Sophronia M. Ragsdale.

Unknown Male

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A brown hinged case containing the image of an unknown male. The inside of the case is decorated in blue velvet with a gold frame.

William Garrett Hammerly
Born 1836 in Athens, AL
Died 1860 in Athens, AL

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A brown hinged case containing the image of William Garrett Hammerly.
Inside of case contains red velvet and a gold metal frame surrounding the picture.
The Ambrotype Photograph is cracked.
He is the son of Sarah Price and John Hammerly.
He is…

An image of Betty Tanner McWilliams of Athens, AL
She is the wife of W.R. McWilliams

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A brown hinged case containing the image Betty Tanner McWilliams of Athens, AL.
The picture is framed in gold color metal.