Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:

Narrow your search by:

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: dress
(96 results)

Display: 20

    • Mrs. Lincoln

    • Carte de visite of Mary Todd Lincoln. Image appears very similar to photograph taken of her by Matthew B. Brady in his New York, N.Y. studio in 1861. Her head and left arm are in different positions and the chair has been edited out, but the dress...
    • ca. 1861
    • Unidentified woman

    • Ambrotype of unidentified woman in her twenties wearing a dark dress with lace collar, and dark lace fingerless gloves. The woman's dark hair is parted in the middle and slicked back. Her necklace and belt have been tinted with gold leaf. The...
    • circa 1855-1870
    • Passengers on deck

    • Six women and two men, probably passengers, are posing in front of smokestacks on the deck of a steamboat. The Texas deck can be seen at far right in the background. This steamboat is most likely the "City of Memphis."
    • approximately 1900
    • continued

    • In this entry Lucy writes of a visit from General Morgan and his wife. Lucy liked Mrs. Morgan although she was not brillant. There was a Ball with meager food and clothes that were reworked.. She writes that events in Vicksburg & Charleston are...
    • 1863 February 15
    • Treaty Signing at Fort Loudon

    • This pencil sketch was created in 1941 for the mural "Discovery" located in the lobby of the John Sevier state office building in Nashville. It depicts a treaty signing at Fort Loudon.
    • 1941 January 25
    • Still Trying to Button It Up

    • Uncle Sam tries to secure the 36th button on national suffrage. Thirty-six states were required to ratify the Amendment before it became law. Look closely at his wife's dress and you can see a map of the United States at the top of the western...
    • 1920
    • Alvin C. York story -- Three Forks of the Wolf

    • Four unidentified men standing on a gravel road. Two are looking out at the Wolf Forks area; a third has a camera on a tripod, and the fourth is facing the camera. There is a "road closed" sign on the left and the front end of an automobile on the...
    • 1939
    • continued

    • In the entry Darlin comes back from a visit to town and announces that the Yankees are coming again. The Yankees burned the stables; however, Darlin was able to save about half of one poultry house, by ripping off roofing and planking to stop the...
    • 1863 April 26
    • Harriet Tubman

    • Lithograph of Harriet Tubman from the book, "Scenes of the Life in Harriet Tubman" (1869) by Sarah H. Bradford. The wood-carved likeness for the printing is attributed to J.C. Darby. She is wearing a long dress, coat and kerchief, and is holding a...
    • approximately 1869
    • Mountain maid

    • A woman standing in front of a clapboard building. She wears a dotted dress, white shoes, and a dark jacket. The caption on the reverse side of the photograph describes her as a "demure little mountain maid."
    • circa 1940
    • Sergeant Alvin York and his bride, Gracie Williams

    • Sergeant Alvin C. York (1889-1964) and his bride, Gracie Williams, on their wedding day, June 7, 1919. He is dressed in his uniform while she is wearing a wedding gown and carries a bouquet of flowers. They are standing before a tree. Text...
    • 1919 June 7
    • Mountain maid with Ma and Grandma

    • Three women standing in front of a clapboard building. The woman on the left wears a dotted dress, sweater, and hat. The woman in the center wears a dotted dress, white shoes, and a dark jacket. The woman on the right wears a flowered dress,...
    • circa 1940


Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search