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[Ambrotype of an unknown woman and child]

Description: Photograph of an ambrotype photograph of an unknown woman and a child in an case. It was in the belongings of Byrd Moore Williams upon moving to Texas from Tennessee, and only has the word "Johnson" on it.
Date: 1850/1870
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The first train at the Gainesville, Texas station]

Description: Photograph of men standing on and around the first train to roll through Gainesville, Texas. A year later after this photo was taken, Byrd Senior's wife Mary Alice Johnson, and his son would arrive from Tennessee to begin their life in Texas.
Date: 1880~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Wagon purported to be Sam Houston's stagecoach]

Description: Photograph of a stagecoach purported to belong to the late General Sam Houston, photographed by Byrd Williams to make post cards for his store in Gainesville.
Date: 1880~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Port Isabel lighthouse]

Description: Photograph of the Port Isabel lighthouse near Padre Island in Texas. Byrd Senior photographed the lighthouse to make postcards for his store in Gainesville, Texas.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A stove in Byrd Williams' hardware store]

Description: Photograph of a stove in Byrd Williams' dry goods/hardware store in Gainesville, Texas.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Portrait of Mary Alice Williams]

Description: Photograph of Mary Alice Williams, wife of Byrd Williams, Sr.
Date: 1898
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man walking on train tracks]

Description: Photograph of a man walking away from the camera down a set of train tracks.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A row of statues overlooking the Pacific Ocean near Point Lobos in California.]

Description: Photograph of a row of classical statues overlooking the Pacific Ocean near Point Lobos in California, imported by millionaire Adolph Sutro, from Belgium just before the 20th century. The statues rested on the parapet at Sutro Heights.
Date: 1900~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Ernest Biffle]

Description: Photograph of Irene Biffle Williams' brother Ernest "Big Ike" Biffle.
Date: 1902
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[First day at UT]

Description: Photograph of a large group of students on their first day at the University of Texas in 1902. Byrd Williams Sr. traveled to Austin from Gainesville to photograph his son, Byrd Jr. who is somewhere in the crowd.
Date: 1902
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Students exploring the caverns around Austin]

Description: Cyanotype of two of Byrd Williams, Jr.'s friends exploring underground caverns in and around Austin.
Date: 1903
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two men on a boat]

Description: Photograph of two men crossing the Red River on a boat.
Date: 1903
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Byrd Williams Sr. by Byrd Williams Jr.]

Description: Photograph of of Byrd Williams Sr., taken by his son, Byrd Williams, Jr.
Date: 1905
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Byrd Williams, Jr. standing outside a darkroom]

Description: Photograph of Byrd Williams, Jr. standing in front of the family darkroom at 811 S Denton Street in Gainesville, Texas, taken by Byrd Williams, Sr. shortly after his graduation.
Date: 1906
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Sr.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[El Capitan at Yosemite National Park]

Description: Photograph of the El Capitan rock formation in Yosemite National Park.
Date: 1907/1910
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[El Capitan in Yosemite National Park]

Description: Photograph of the El Capitan rock formation in Yosemite National Park.
Date: 1907/1910
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Tourists in Galveston]

Description: Photograph of tourists fishing and enjoying the water on a dock in Galveston, Texas.
Date: 1910
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Neighborhood girl in El Paso]

Description: Photograph of Irene Biffle Williams, wife of Byrd Williams, Jr., hanging clothes to dry at their home in El Paso, Texas.
Date: 1912
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Survey team]

Description: Photograph of members of the engineering survey team that traveled with Byrd Williams, Jr. as he helped survey the west for construction.
Date: 1912
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three hunters with a dead squirrel]

Description: Photograph of three men with guns standing in the desert with a dead squirrel.
Date: 1912
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Donkeys hauling water bottles]

Description: Photograph of two donkeys hauling water bottles in Juarez, Mexico. Byrd, Jr. took the photo while working just south of the Rio Grande River, and the water was presumably for the construction workers.
Date: 1915
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three men on a Hire's root beer wagon]

Description: Photograph of three men sitting in a Hire's root beer delivery wagon in front of a saloon.
Date: 1915~
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections