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Category Archives: 1900s

John T. “Pappy” & Eula E. “Mammy” (Evans) Robbins

Pictured (L to R): John Travis “Pappy” & Eula Elizabeth “Mammy” (Evans) Robbins
Date: Circa 1905
Setting/Location: Unknown studio
Inscription: None
This photograph was provided to the project by “Steff” on September 29, 2007 via email. She gave me the following vitals on John & Elizabeth:
John Travis “Pappy” Robbins, Son of Yance Robbins of Benton County, Tennessee
Born 1886, [...]

Edward Newton & Mary Alice (Pillow) McFarland

Pictured (L to R): Edward Newton McFarland, Mary Alice (Pillow) McFarland
Date: Circa 1900, judging by their age.
Setting/Location: Unknown studio
Inscription: None

Sudie & Lulu McFarland

Pictured: (L to R): Sudie McFarland, Lulu McFarland.
Date: Circa 1900s, judging by their age.
Setting/Location: Unknown studio
Inscription: None

Blanche & Mary McFarland

Pictured: (L to R): Blanche McFarland, Mary McFarland.
Date: Circa 1900s, judging by their age.
Setting/Location: Unknown studio
Inscription: None

T. V. Burton & Co. Receipt, May 7, 1909, Elkhorn

Charged to account of John Williams Gray by Frazier Clifton Gray (his son), $2.85 for “Mdse B. R.”, on May 7, 1909.
Receipt is an advertisement for Dr. Hess’ Stock Food, Worm and Heave Powder, Poultry Pan-a-cea, Healing Powder.

William Robert “Bill” Brockwell

Pictured: William Robert “Bill” Brockwell
Date: Circa 1900s, judging by Bill’s age
Setting/Location: Unknown, most likely studio
Inscription(s): None
“Bill” Brockwell married Daisy Butler and had four children. Two survived infancy. One year, Bill carried his tobacco crop from Paris Landing to Murray, Kentucky to sell in an early winter storm. A few days after arriving [...]