Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Member of the Knights of the Golden Circle

Member of the Knights of the Golden Circle
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs

Title Member of the Knights of the Golden Circle, wearing a secession badge
and making the secret hand sign for the Knights
Creator Bruce, William M.
Date ca. 1860s
Part Of Lawrence T. Jones III Texas photography collection
Place Marshall, Texas
Description This carte de visite is a copy from a ca. 1861 photograph.
Notes Verso: No. 283, Photographic Temple of Art, Marshall, Texas. Wm. M.
Bruce, Photographer. Two cent tax stamp affixed.
Related Resources MARC record:; Finding aid:
Keywords portraits; men; Confederates; Confederacy; Civil War; KGC;
organizations; secession ribbons; cockades; visual arts; U.S. West;
Southwest; Texas
Physical Description 1 photographic print on carte de visite mount; 6 x 10 cm.
Form/Genre Cartes de visite
Portrait photographs
Type Image
Digitization Date Digitized: 2010
Digital Format Displayed as image/jp2; uploaded as image/.jpg
Archival File Resolution Archival scan: Recto and Verso: 1200 dpi
Digitization Process Digitization process: archival files scanned at 1200
dpi and saved as .tif; derivatives from both sides resized and merged into
single file 3000 pixels wide and saved as .jpg
Box/Folder Number Series 2; Box 1
Call Number Ag2008.0005
Upload File Name ag2008_0005_00065c_member_knights.jpg
Archival File Name(s) ag2008_0005_00065r_member_knights.jpg;
Digital Collection Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
Library DeGolyer Library
Publisher Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University
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