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Thomas, William W. photographs

Thomas, William W. photographs

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas, William W. photographs
Creator: Thomas, William W. (William Winstead), 1849-1904
Inclusive Dates: circa 1900
Language: English
Extent: 1.2 Linear Feet (3 document boxes)
Collection Number: ms1666
Repository: Hargrett Library
Abstract: The collection consists of copies of photographs from three photo albums that belonged to W. W. Thomas. Included are family members, pictures of interior and exterior views of houses and family vacations.

Collection Description

Historical Note

William Winstead Thomas (1849-1904), son of Stevens Thomas (1814-1891) and Isabella Lightfoot Hayes Thomas; husband of Pamela Jenkins Brown; architect and designer of the Welch-Thomas House, Thomas-Carithers House, and the Seney-Stovall Chapel; University of Georgia graduate (1868 A.B., 1869 C.E.); member of board of commissioners responsible for the building of the Georgia capitol (1883-1889); president of Soutern Mutual Insurance Company; and University of Georgia Trustee (1881-1891).

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas, William W. photographs, circa 1900. MS 1666. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 July 31.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Architecture -- Georgia.
Photograph albums.
Thomas, William W. (William Winstead), 1849-1904 -- Family--Pictorial works
Thomas, William W. (William Winstead), 1849-1904 -- Homes and haunts--Pictorial works
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae--Pictorial works

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11#1 Young girl
 
12#2 Group on unidentifiable contraption
 
13#3 Group of 3 young ladies
 
14#4 Group of young people with dog in foreground
 
15#5 Group of 4 young ladies wearing hats
 
16#6 Group of young people on log
 
17#7 Baby
 
18#8 Young boy
 
19#9 Group of 4 young people
 
110#10 Group of young ladies
 
111#11 Young girl holding flower
 
112#12 Young girl holding parasol
 
113#13 Young girl holding out dress she's wearing
 
114#14 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
115#15 Large group in front of Thomas-Carithers House (Athens, Ga.)
 
116#16 Man presenting flowers to lady standing on chair
 
117#17 Young lady wearing beads
 
118#18 Unidentified house
 
119#19 Young man sitting against house column
 
120#20 Young lady with hair in bun
 
121#21 2 ladies standing on porch (Thomas-Carithers House, (Athens, Ga.?)
 
122#22 Group of young people on steps
 
123#23 Lady holding baby
 
124#24 3 cadets
 
125#25 3 cadets
 
126#26 Lady facing to her right
 
127#27 Lady holding dog with face of boy superimposed in foreground
 
128#28 Man & lady (holding hat) in front of tree
 
129#29 Young lady wearing bouquet
 
130#30 Young girl wearing necklace
 
131#31 Young girl wearing necklace
 
132#32 Young lady wearing bonnet & in front of house (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.?)
 
133#33 Young lady sitting outside w/trees in background
 
134#34 Man sitting in rocking chair. Caption reads: Judge "fishing" at Wolf Island
 
135#35 Man sitting in chair w/rod and reels on beach
 
136#36 Mock duel: Two ladies holding pistols and shaking hands
 
137#37 Mock duel: One lady standing and other on ground
 
138#38 Mock duel: Two ladies aiming pistols at each other
 
139#39 Lady standing with elbow on chair
 
140#40 Group of ladies in fancy dress and 2 young men
 
141#41 Young man wearing a checkered tie
 
142#42 Young lady
 
143#43 Young man
 
144#44 Unidentified water scene with trees and building
 
145#45 Unidentified building and plaza
 
146#46 Unidentified house
 
147#47 2 piers and boathouses (Clearwater, Fla.)
 
148#48 Unidentified water scene w/pier and boathouse
 
149#49 Unidentified house
 
150#50 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view
 
151#51 Group of 9 young people with ladies lying on ground and men behind them
 
152#52 Lady sitting in chair and holding open book
 
153#53 Man w/short beard
 
154#54 Group of young men
 
155#55 Young lady w/hair in bun
 
156#56 Lady standing next to shelves of framed pictures
 
157#57 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view
 
158#58 Group of young ladies in fancy dress
 
159#59 Man w/beard
 
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21#60 Athens, Ga. Welch-Thomas House
 
22#'s 61 & 62 Athens, Ga. Fleming House and Welch-Thomas House
 
23#63 Athens, Ga. Wheat and Oat Fair. 1901
 
24#64 Interior of unidentified house (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.?)
 
25#65 Group of 5 men standing beside shack (hunters?)
 
26#66 2 men standing in possibly a sandy field
 
27#67 Man w/rifle pointing and 2 men in horse cart (?) behind him
 
28#68 Group of 3 men outdoors, 2 standing and one bending down (tending to fire?)
 
29#69 Athens, Ga. Wheat and Oat Fair. 1901
 
210#70 Unidentified water scene
 
211#71 Group of workers on a dock w/boats in background
 
212#72 Young African American caddy
 
213#73 Unidentified city view showing monument and 5 sets of double columns (New York City?)
 
214#74 2 men playing golf
 
215#75 Man playing golf
 
216#76 Man playing golf
 
217#77 Lady playing golf
 
218#78 Lady playing golf
 
219#79 Man holding golf bag
 
220#80 Man playing golf
 
221#81 2 men playing golf
 
222#82 Man playing golf
 
223#83 House columns (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.?)
 
224#84 House columns (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.?)
 
225#85 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
226#86 Man & woman with 3 children sitting on porch steps
 
227#87 Group of 4 children sitting on see-saw
 
228#88 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers Honse. Interior view
 
229#89 Group of 3 men outdoors, 2 standing and one bending down (tending to fire?)
 
230#90 Group of hunters
 
231#91 Group of 3 ladies and driver on buggy
 
232#92 Close-ups of young girl with short hair
 
233#93 Unidentified fair scene
 
234#94 Unidentified crowd and banner in background saying "Free Performances..."
 
235#95 Unidentified fair scene
 
236#96 Young L.G. Harris grave monument
 
237#97 House columns (Thomas-Carithers Honse, Athens, Ga.?)
 
238#98 Lady playing piano
 
239#99 Lady w/3 children and lawn mower
 
240#100 Group of 3 men outdoors, 2 standing and one bending down (tending to fire?)
 
241#101 Group of men campers (?)
 
242#102 Group of 5 men standing beside shack (hunters?)
 
243#103 2 men with large fish
 
244#104 Men in small boats
 
245#105 2 men standing over large fish, one holding a rod and reel and the other, a gaff
 
246#106 Sailboats
 
247#107 Man holding 3 fish
 
248#108 2 men standing over fish and another man fishing in background
 
249#109 2 men holding a pole with fish hanging from it
 
250#110 Man standing over manta ray
 
251#111 Group of 6 men standing over manta ray
 
252#112 Man w/large fish
 
253#113 2 men with fish and another man standing in background
 
254#114 Man kneeling on manta ray
 
255#115 Man w/3 fish
 
256#116 2 men w/large fish, one holding tail
 
257#117 Man w/4 fish
 
258#118 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
259#119 Young girl standing outside and wearing hat
 
260#120 Man reclined in front of tree and wearing a scarf (blanket?) over his head
 
261#121 Man and boy standing on railroad track
 
262#122 3 young boys in front of column
 
263#123 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Caption: "In Winter"
 
264#124 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
265#125 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
266#126 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
267#127 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
268#128 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
269#129 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
270#130 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House
 
2712 images: #131 Man & woman sitting by tree. #132 2 piers and boathouses. Caption: "Clearwater, Fla." (negatives only)
 
272#132A Athens, Ga. Carnival. 1900 (negative only)
 
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31#133 Man standing by water w/tarpon Caption. "Johnny Bain, gaffing my tarpon - wt 123 - at Bird's Key, April 22, 1897"
 
32#134 Sailboat w/sails down. Caption: "Yacht 'Tarpon' at Punta Gorda"
 
33#135 Steamboat. Caption: "Str. St. Lucie" (?)
 
34#136 Steamboat. Caption: "Str. Howard"
 
35#137 Man standing behind branches with sawfish in front of him. Caption: "My Guide and My Saw Fish"
 
36#138 2 Water scenes - Top, caption: "Wharf and Warehouse, St. James City, Fla". Bottom, caption: "St. James City, Fla."
 
37#139 Unidentified wharf w/cannon. Caption: "Wharf"
 
38#140 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view Caption: "South side of hall"
 
39#141 Athens, Ga. Baptist Church and Confederate Monument Caption. "Baptist Church"
 
310#142 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view Caption: "North side of hall"
 
311#143 Georgia. University. Herty Field. Crowd scene Caption: "W.J. Bryan addressing crowd on campus, March 1898"
 
312#144 2 mules. Caption: "Here's your mule"
 
313#145 Man wearing hat and swimwear (?) Caption: "A New Venus of the Bath"
 
314#146 Young boy standing in front of column. Caption: "Royal George"
 
315#147 Man and 2 ladies in front of column. Caption: "Judge and Jury"
 
316#148 Man wearing top hat and standing by column. Caption: "The Judge"
 
317#149 2 images - Man standing by gate. Caption: "A Peri at the gate. Yo" and man standing on porch holding fish. Caption: "Jeff the Cook"
 
318#150 Lady standing on dock and wearing hat w/flowers. Caption: "Miss Ada Hughes"
 
319#151 2 men with large fish. Caption: "Three of a kind"
 
320#152 Man holding rod and reel and with large fish. Caption: "J.H.F. and his 'minnow'"
 
321#153 Unidentified houses. Caption: "From tennis court"
 
322#154 Man and young boy shaking hands. Caption: "Marions" (?)
 
323#155 Man pointing finger at young boy
 
324#156 Beach scene - Rocking chair, parasol, & rod and reel with people fishing in background. Caption: "The Front Yard...Island"
 
325#157 2 ladies standing on porch w/columns (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.) Caption: "In maiden meditation"
 
326#158 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view Caption: "South side of hall"
 
327#159 Lady standing in portico (Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.)
 
328#160 Athens, Ga. Fleming House. Caption: "The Flemings'"
 
329#161 Young girl and boy in front of tree. Caption: "Jack and Jule"
 
330#162 Athens, Ga. Thomas-Carithers House. Interior view Caption: "North side of hall"
 
331#163 House. Caption: "The Bocock House" (Athens, Ga.?)
 
332#164 Niagara Falls. Caption: "Niagara, from Goat Island"
 
333#165 Group on steps w/dog. Caption: "Flushing, I.I."
 
334#166 Niagara River. Caption: "The Rapids, Niagara"
 
335#167 Niagara Falls. Caption: "Maid of the Mist"
 
336#168 Niagara Falls. Caption: "American Falls from Canada side"
 
337#169 Ft. Munroe. Caption: "Fortress Munroe"
 
338#170 Lady standing on rock jetty. Caption: "Fortress Munroe. The Kodaker Kodacked"
 
339#171 Ocean pier. Caption: "From Hotel Hygeia, Old Point Comfort Battleship Indiana in distance"
 
340#172 2 piers and boathouses. Caption: "Clearwater, Fla."
 
341#173 Courtyard. Caption: "Looking across the court, at Ponce de Leon"
 
342#174 Boy wearing hat and shorts. Caption: "One of the crowd"
 
343#175 2 men holding fish and gaff leaning against one man. Caption: "The cook and Cyrus"
 
344#176 Athens, Ga. Baptist Church and Confederate Monnment Caption: "Baptist Church"
 
345#177 Man in rocking chair on porch
 
346#178 Mock duel. 2 women aiming pistols at each other w/other people behind them
 
347#179 Mock duel. 2 women holding pistols and shaking hands
 
348#180 African American holding 3 fish on beach. Caption: "Cyrus Bennett"
 
349#181 3 men fishing. 1 sitting in chair, 1 standing in boat, and 1 in water w/net. Caption "Wolf Island"
 
350#182 Close-up of lady w/pages of writing & pictures behind her
 
351#183 Mock duel. One lady standing and holding pistol w/lady beside her & the other laying on ground w/2 ladies holding her & one lady standing behind them
 
352#184 Men fishing on pier w/man holding fish in background
 
353#185 2 females walking up steps w/other ladies at top. Caption: "As she goes up the stairs"
 
354#186 Group of African American men standing on wharf Captions: "The coons on the wharf, St. Simons" & "All coons look alike to me"
 
355#187 African American men in 2 boats fishing. Caption: "Cyrus 'taking'(?) a bass"
 
356#188 3 girls in boat w/pier in background. Caption: "Three little maids from school"
 
357#189 Man wearing hat & on boat (?) w/another man lying down behind him. Caption: "The Judge and the Tramp"
 
358#190 Men holding pole w/fish. Caption: "Sea bass fishing, Morehead"
 
359#191 Girls in buggy w/boy holding horse in front of Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.
 
360#192 Group of 5 young ladies sitting in front of steps
 
361#193 Boy in buggy w/African American man holding horse in front of Thomas-Carithers House, Athens, Ga.
 
362#194 3 ladies walking together on pier. Caption. "Three Graces"
 
363#195 Young girl sitting outside in chair & holding a picture album
 
364#196 Group of 5 young ladies sitting in front of steps
 
365#197 Sailboats
 
366#198 Group of young men and women in front of steps
 
367#199 Dog lying on ground
 
368#200 Lady standing outside w/hand resting on chair
 
369#201 Ft. Munroe
 
370#202 Lady standing on rock jetty. Ft. Munroe
 
371#203 2 African American boys standing on bridge(?)
 
372#204 Man & cat
 
373#205 2 children in horse cart
 
374#206 Young man w/another young man sitting on his front of steps
 
375#207 3 men wearing hats inside trolley(?)
 
376#208 Athens, Ga. Bessie Mell Industrial Home. Caption: "The Industrial Home"
 
377#209 Athens, Ga. Wheat & Oar Fair, 1901
 
378#210 Athens, Ga. Wheat & Oar Fair, 1901