Browse Items (46 total)

  • Collection: Malvina Hammerly Moore Collection

"Who is the 'Lady' calling?" Malvina Hammerly Allen in Athens, AL.

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Handwriting on back: Who is the "Lady" calling? Little Malvina Hammerly Allen in Athens, Ala.

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.

Addie Rice (Mrs. Neal Augustus Wimberly)

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Two oval photographs of Addie Rice
Photo #1:
A carte de visite of Addie Rice
HANDWRITING ON BACK:
Addie Rice of Athens, Ala
Mrs. N.A. Wimberly
Birmingham, Alabama
Other ineligible writing in pencil

Photo #2
A photograph of Addie Rice

An image of an admirer of Eliza Ann Hammerly of Athens, AL

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A black case with a red rose on the front.
Case style: Late 1840s, book shape; leather with mother of pearl.
Hand painting: edges painted to resemble gilt page edges
This hinged case contains an image of an admirer of Eliza Ann Hammerly Moore.

An image of Ben Lee Allen as a boy (1847-1902).

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A Daguerreotype of Ben Lee Allen.
Housed in a dark brown case. A purple velvet and gold metal is used to decorate the inside of the case.

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.

An image of Billy Hammerly
Son of John Hammerly and brother to George & Malvina.

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A tintype photograph of Billy Hammerly.
The photograph is housed in a brown hinged case trimmed with gold. The case is dressed in red cloth and gold metallic trimmed frame.

An image of Billy Hammerly in a hinged case.

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A Daguerreotype of Billy Hammerly in a brown, hinged case. The case has faded red velvet and a gold metallic trim on the inside.