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[Portrait of Byrd Williams, Jr.]

Description: Photograph of Byrd Williams Jr. posing for a portrait. Byrd is slightly out of focus and half of his face is in shadow. He is wearing a dark, textured blazer with a dark tie and a light colored shirt. His hair is short and combed down and he has a serious look on his face.
Date: [1900..1910]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Tuxedo shirt

Description: Tuxedo shirt, front buttoning, white cotton, collarless. Bib, cuffs and shirt cut from the same cloth. One plastic pearlized button.
Date: 1900/1910
Creator: Yamatoya Shirt Co.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pullover shirt

Description: Pull over shirt of wool in blue and white stripes, accented with grosgrain pin stripes. Long sleeves. Double front patch pockets with right being a watch pocket. Center front placket closure of three buttons. Original buttons have been replaced.
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Detachable collar

Description: Man's detachable standing collar of white starched linen. Square corners. Stamped: "Trade Ide Mark / U.S.A." "Senator/ Geo. P. Ide & Co. / 1526" "14 1/2"
Date: 1900/1910
Creator: George P. Ide & Co.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of off-white silk over straw base. The crown slightly rounded at top, covered in off-white silk, with ruching and folds around side. Affixed to sides of crown at various points are artificial flowers of various colors of velvet. The medium-width brim is circular, of woven straw, originally covered with off-white silk, now mostly perished. The inside of the crown is lined in off-white muslin, partly shattered, and the underside of the brim was originally lined in white silk, now mostly pe… more
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Nightgown with lace

Description: Nightgown of white cotton, full length, short sleeves, round neckline with ribbon drawstring detail through lace inserts at center front and along tops of sleeves, loops at high natural waist made of lace and through which a wide light blue ribbon is drawn, unlined, no markings.
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Eyeglasses

Description: Safety glasses of silver metal with large oval yellow lenses. Side shields of perforated and grommeted leather; stamped "Willson". Nose bridge stamped "Willson".
Date: 1900/1910
Creator: Thomas A. Willson & Co.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Tuxedo shirt

Description: Men's silk dress shirt in cream with groups of three purple stripes and white neckband for detachable collar. Neckband is stamped "unshrinkable". No collar. Long sleeves with French cuffs.
Date: 1900/1910
Creator: Tuxedo Shirt Co.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Tuxedo shirt

Description: Tuxedo shirt, front buttoning, white cotton, collarless. Square bib, with knife pleats, and cuffs are cut from same linear textured material.
Date: 1900/1910
Creator: Manhattan Shirt Co.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Combination petticoat

Description: Combination petticoat of white cotton batiste, round wide neckline gathered with pink ribbon through whitework openings, sleeveless, embroidery on bodice, waistline defined by vertical pin tucks from under bust to hips, pink ribbon detail at knee length, lace scalloped hem.
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Velvet shoes

Description: Shoes of gray velvet. Strap with bow and silver buckle; stacked heel Measurements: Length: 23 cm Width: 12cm Height: 10.5cm Heel: 3.75cm (1 3/4") high on axis w/cap
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Hat

Description: Hat of silk. The off-white silk crown is domed, with excess fabric forming a ruched band around the lower part of the crown. The front and sides of the crown are embellished with embroidery and needlework of large flowers and foliage in white. Around the base of the crown is a band of white grosgrain ribbon, with rosette and trailing ribbons at side. The medium-width oval brim is of white silk over stiffened mesh framework, with outer band formed by openwork stitching. The brim is set off-c… more
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Chatelaine-inspired purse

Description: Chatelaine purse of olive green chamois with front side covered with silver beads. Semicircular metal frame in floral design; trim of looped silver beads. Chain handle with larger ring at center; flip closure. Clasp stamped "PAT.JUL.2.01" Measures 13 cm in diameter.
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Spats

Description: Pair of tan felt spats. Interior leather welting; original tan plastic buttons; embossed in gold. "Made in England" inside each spat
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Chopine

Description: Antique chopine or clog hand carved of wood two inches high w/ top of platform decorated with mother of pearl inlay - three straps or thongs missing. Difficult to date, but came into style in Turkey and India in the 16th century.
Date: 1900/1910
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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