“Places” Collection

Wise home

Home of Major Louis C. Wise

Collection dates:  

various dates
Scope and Content note:
Photographs of buildings, street scenes, homes, panoramic views, historic sites, monuments and events, and paintings with specific locations, arranged alphabetically according to the city location in the following order: Texas, Texas General, other states, foreign countries, and unidentified locations.
The images have been arranged alphabetically, with unidentified photographs placed at the end. Additions have been made since the first grouping, and they have been placed at the end of the collection.


Photographs; Copy prints; Photographic postcards; Photoengravings (prints); Engravings (prints); Stats (copies); Negatives; Glass plate negatives; Lithographs
Size of collection:  
1176+ items
Accession number:  
1/103. This is an artificial collection with new material added at various dates.
Box numbers: PP0015, PP0016, PP0017, PP0018, PP0019, PP0020, PP0021, PPB003, PPH001, PPG001, PPD001



Stephen F. Austin; Sam Houston; Henry Smith; David G. Burnet; Mirabeau B. Lamar; Anson Jones

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Personal names: 

Beall, U. H.; Burleson, Rufus Columbus, 1823-1901; Fawcett, John;
Gary,Franklin N.; Gillett, H. F.; Goldsmith, J. D.;
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.; Howard, George T. ;
Jones, Anson, 1798-1858; Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte, 1798-1859.; Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870.; Lubbock, Frank R.;
Navarro, Jose Antonio; Pease, Elisha Marshall; Wise, Louis C.;
 [Alamo Chapel in 1836]

[Alamo Chapel in 1836]

Place names:

Texas–History; Alamo (San Antonio, Tex.); Abilene (Tex.);
Texas State Capitol (Austin, Tex.); Arlington (Va.); Atlanta (Ga.);
Austin (Tex.); Baltimore (Md.); Bandera (Tex.);
Belton (Tex.); Bessmay (Tex.); Bexar Territory (Tex.);
Bosque County (Tex.); Brazoria (Tex.); Breckenridge (Tex.);
Brownsville (Minn.); Brownsville (Tex.); Brownwood (Tex.);
Bunkie (La.); Burgess (Tex.); Burnet County (Tex.);
Caddo Lake (La. and Tex.); California; Castroville (Tex.);
Chapultepec Heights (Mexico); Charlottesville (Va.); Chicago (Ill.);
Childress (Tex.); Claremore (Okla.); Clarksville (Tex.);
Cleburne (Tex.); Colorado County (Tex.); Columbia (Tex.);
Comanche County (Tex.); Comfort (Tex.); Corpus Christi (Tex.);
Cotulla (Tex.); Dallas (Tex.); Del Rio (Tex.);
Denison (Tex.); Eagle Lake (Tex.); Edinburg (Tex.);
Edinburgh (Scotland) ; El Paso (Tex.); Fayette (Tex.);
Fischer (Tex.); Fonca City (Okla.); Fort Davis (Tex.);
Fort Donelson (Tenn.); Fort Griffin (Tex.);
Fort Mason (Tex.); Fort McKavett (Tex.); Fort Parker (Tex.);
Fort St. Louis (Tex.); Fredericsbourg (Tex.); Ft. Stockton (Tex.);
Gainesville (Tex.); Galveston (Tex.); Georgetown (Tex.);
Gettysburg (Pa.); Glen Rose (Tex.); Goliad (Tex.);
Groveton (Tex.); Hallettsville (Tex.); Hampton (Va.);
Houston (Tex.); Hughesville (Md.); Huntsville (Tex.);
Indianola (Tex.); Jacksboro (Tex.); Jackson County (Tex.);
Jefferson (Tex.); Knoxville (Tenn.); La Grange (Tex.);
La Vernia (Tex.); Laguna Valley (Colo.); Langtry (Tex.);
Laredo (Tex.); Lexington (Va.); Lincoln (Neb.);
Livingston (Tex.); Lockhart (Tex.); Los Angeles (Calif.);
Madison (Wis.); Marble Falls (Tex.); Marion (Ala.);
Marshall (Tex.); Matagorda Bay (Tex.); Menard (Tex.);
Mexico City (Mexico); Montgomery (Ala.); Mount Vernon (Va.);
Nacogdoches (Tex.); Nashville (Tenn.);
New Braunfels (Tex.); New Orleans (La.); Norfolk (Va.);
Oklahoma City (Okla.); Palestine (Tex.); Palo Alto (Tex.);
Petersburg (Tex.); Petersburg (Va.); Pinar del Río (Cuba) ;
Polk County (Tex.); Pueblo (N.M.); Richmond (Va.);
Rio Grande City (Tex.); Rockport (Tex.); Salado (Tex.);
Salt Lake City (Utah); San Antonio (Tex.); San Francisco (Calif.);
San Jacinto (Tex.); San Marcos (Tex.); Santa Clara (N.M.);
Seguin (Tex.); Shreveport (La.); Smithville (Tex.);
Spain; Spanish Fort (Tex.); Stamford (Tex.);
Stratford (Va.); Sweetwater (Tex.); Temple (Tex.);
Texarkana (Tex.); Texas; Tyler (Tex.);
Union City (Tenn.); Ventura (Calif.); Vera Cruz (Mexico);
Versailles (France); Vicksburg (Miss.); Victoria (Tex.);
Waco (Tex.); Washington (D.C.); Washington-on-the-Brazos (Tex.);
Weches (Tex.); Wharton (Tex.); Williamsburg (Va.);
Wills Point (Tex.); Winchester (England) ; Yorktown (Va.);

Subject terms: 

Sea Wall, Galveston, TX

Sea Wall, Galveston, TX

Historic monuments;
Historic sites;
Landscapes;Sea Wall, Galveston, TX
Architecture, Domestic–Texas;
Commercial buildings;
Sea walls–Texas–Galveston.