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Collection Title: Bilbo (Theodore G.) Papers

Collection Number:
M2

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Photograph Log: Part 4 of 7

Category I | Category II | Category III | Category IV
Category V | Category VI | Category VII

Category IV. Identified Individuals:
M2-174 through M2-317
(Boxes 1170-1171)
M2-174 W. M. F. Alexander
  6 x 4 B & W ca. 1920's - 1930's
  Head and shoulders photograph. Mr. Alexander is wearing a three-piece striped suit with a bow tie
M2-175 Charles O. Andrews: U.S. Senator, Florida
  11 x 9 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of Senator Charles Oscar Andrews
M2-176 Mrs. Karl Arnold (nee Elaine Mathis)
  2 1/2 x 3 1/2 B & W ca. 1940's
  Mrs. Karl Arnold on outside standing in front of a tent. She is wearing overalls, and has a scarf tied around her head
M2-177 "Aunt Gene"
  4 x 3 B & W July 1931
  Aunt Gene standing beside a flower bed. She is wearing a long skirt, a long-sleeved shirt, and a hat
M2-178 Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Barbour and Family
  7 x 5 B & W November 23, 1946
  The Barbour Family is sitting outdoors, surrounded by their worldly possessions. They appear to be homeless. The photo shows Mr. and Mrs. Barber, their two children, and a dog named "Brownie"
M2-179 Beulah Benson
  2 x 3 B & W April 25, 1902
  An oval head and shoulders portrait of Ms. Benson wearing a high-necked dress
M2-180 Howard Blick
  3 x 5 B & W May 12, 1944
  Full body view of Howard Blick standing outdoors
M2-181 Howard Blick
  3 x 4 B & W May 12, 1944
  Howard Blick, dressed in boxer shorts, flexes his muscles
M2-182 Prophet Gilbert F. Bonner
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1940
  Prophet Bonner is standing outdoors. He is wearing a long sleeved shirt, long pants, and knee boots. Mr. Bonner is an African American
M2-183 Edna Bushman
  8 x 10 B & W 1939
  Head and shoulders portrait of a middle-aged woman with braided hair wound around her head
M2-184 Rev. Dr. W. Irving Carroll
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1900-1910
  Formal portrait of Dr. Carroll seated in a chair
M2-185 Nell Cheron, Donald Quinn, and Frances Kaufman
  3 x 5 B & W 1937
  The subjects are standing in front of Bilbo's "Dream House" in Poplarville, Mississippi
M2-186 Martin Sennett "Mike" Conner
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1933
  Mr. Conner was governor of Mississippi from 1932 - 1936. In this photo, he relaxes in a chair, with a cigar in his left hand
M2-187 Patricia Conray
  2 1/2 x 3 B & W 1946
  Head and shoulders photo of twenty-six year old Ms. Conray, a British national. See letter to Senator Bilbo dated October 10, 1946, in Box 949
M2-188 Floyd Couclu
  1 1/2 x 2 B & W ca. 1930's
  Head and shoulders portrait. Mr. Couclu is wearing a white shirt and bowtie
M2-189 Crawford Family: Infant in Stroller
  3 x 5 B & W 1944
  Three month old granddaughter of Lena M. Crawford, Laurel, Mississippi, sits outdoors in a stroller. A large house is in the background. See related letter from Mrs. Crawford dated June 5, 1944, in Box 826
M2-190 Crawford Family: Toddler and Chair
  3 x 5 B & W 1944
  The eight month old granddaughter of Lena M. Crawford, Laurel, Mississippi, stands, with the support of a child-sized chair. See related letter from Mrs. Crawford, dated June 5, 1944 in Box 826
M2-191 Crawford Family: Four Generations
  2 x 3 B & W 1944
  Four generations of Lena Crawford's family, Laurel, Mississippi -- great grandmother, grandmother, mother, infant girl. See letter from Mrs. Crawford dated June 5, 1944, in Box 826. See also photos M2-189 and M2-190
M2-192 Ina Bell Crosby
  3 x 5 B & W April 7, 1941
  Ms. Crosby is seated on a grassy slope
M2-193 George Leslie Darden
  3 x 4 oval B & W ca. 1908
  A formal head and shoulders portrait of former Mississippi State Senator from DeSoto County, George Leslie Darden
M2-194 Emily McCorkle Davis
  3 x 4 B & W 1946
  This head and shoulders portrait of Mrs. Davis was attached to her letter of application for a position in Senator Bilbo's office. She was 21 years old, had blonde hair and blue eyes, and was wearing a pastel pink blouse. See letter dated April 4, 1946, Box 919
M2-195 Paul Dorsett
  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 B & W Nov. 24, 1908
  A full body photograph of Paul Dorsett, age 21 months. He is standing in a wicker chair wearing a white knee length dress with black belt, white socks, and patent leather shoes
M2-196 Wall Doxey
  10 x 8 B & W ca. 1940's
  Mr. Doxey was a United States Representative and Senator from Mississippi during the 1930's and early 1940's. In this photograph, he is working at his desk
M2-197 Ellisville State School Baseball Team
  6 x 4 B & W ca. 1930's
  The Ellisville State School "Nine" wearing their team uniforms
M2-198 Myrtis Amacker Feichter
  3 x 5 Color 1945
  Myrtis Amacker Feichter, cousin of Senator Bilbo, was a Private First Class in the Women's Army Corps
M2-199 Lilliam M. Florence
  2 x 4 B & W 1931
  Mrs. Florence was an old friend of Gov. Bilbo, and a former resident of Biloxi, Mississippi. This photo was taken in Jackson, Florida, and shows Mrs. Florence standing beside a bed of tulips. See related letter dated Aug. 14, 1931, in Box 94
M2-200 Horace and Ann Elizabeth Fong
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1940's
  Horace Fong and his wife Ann Elizabeth in a full body photograph. Both are sitting on the armrest of a chair
M2-201 L. C. Franklin with an unidentified man
  3 1/2 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Two men stand talking. One is identified as L. C. Franklin
M2-202 G. H. Fredy
  1 1/2 x 3 B & W 1936
  Head and shoulders photo of Mr. Fredy who taught school in Columbus, New Mexico. He wrote to Senator Bilbo requesting assistance securing a teaching position in Hawaii. Mr. Fredy was a native of Mississippi. See letter dated April 15, 1936 in Box 273
M2-203 Federico C. Garcia
  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 B & W June 11, 1947
  A head and shoulders portrait of a young Hispanic male dressed in native costume
M2-204 Gerald
  2 x 3 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  Young man identified as "Gerald" sitting on a rail fence, wearing cowboy attire
M2-205 Gerald and Family
  2 x 4 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  Gerald, his wife, and baby stand on a porch
M2-206 Gerald in Uniform
  2 x 4 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  Gerald is wearing a military uniform, and standing in the hills of Colorado
M2-207 Gerald Returning from Hunting Trip
  2 x 4 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  Gerald is standing next to a horse with a deer carcass in its saddle
M2-208 Gerald and Family
  2 x 4 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  Gerald (right), his father, and Gerald's son, David Hugh (on pony) pose in the hills near Glenwood Springs, Colorado
M2-209 Gerald's Childhood Home
  2 x 4 B & W Feb. 26, 1935
  A two-story masonry dwelling located at 612 West 8th Street, Mount Vernon, Indiana. It is identified as the birthplace of "Gerald"
M2-210 George W. Gillie
  8 x 10; 6 x 9 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of George W. Gillie, United States Representative from Indiana, 1939-1949
M2-211 Gordan
  3 x 4 Albumen ca. 1930's
  Full body photograph of a middle-aged man wearing a suit, tie, and straw hat. The backdrop resembles a stage curtain. The photo is inscribed "To Lula from Gordon" (probably Senator Bilbo's secretary, Lula Wimberly)
M2-212 Alanson Goss, Jr.
  2 x 3 Albumen April 27, 1927
  Alanson Goss, Jr., age 2 1/2, is posed on his tricycle. A hedgerow and house are in the background
M2-213 Anne Ruth Green
  4 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Ms. Green is posed on a stair step, wearing a light colored off-the-shoulder evening gown, trimmed in dark colored lace. A note from Ms. Green is on the back of the photo
M2-214 Anne Ruth Green
  3 x 4 Albumen ca. 1940's
  Ms. Green is seated on a suitcase on the shoulder of a highway. She is wearing a short jumpsuit, and is pretending to hitchhike. A note to Senator Bilbo, seeking assistance in securing a job, is on back of the photo
M2-215 Cora B. Griffing
  1 1/2 x 2 1/2 Albumen ca. 1930's
  Head and shoulders photo of a woman in her 30's. She is wearing a high-necked sweater, tied in the front
M2-216 Rev. Harold J. Hamilton, Ph. D.
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1930's
  A tintype photo of Rev. Hamilton seated at a desk, with an open book in front of him
M2-217 Senator Byron Patton "Pat" Harrison
  4 x 5 B & W ca. 1940
  Photographic reproduction of an oil painting of United States Senator Pat Harrison (D-Miss. 1919-1941)
M2-218 Mr. & Mrs. J. M. Hart
  2 x 4 Albumen 1929
  Mr. and Mrs. Hart are standing in front of a house. A small child and a man are seated on the porch. This photo was enclosed in a letter to Gov. Bilbo (March 17, 1930) stating that Mr. Hart had abandoned his wife and three children
M2-219 Carl L. Hayhurst
  2 x 3 Albumen ca. 1930's - 1940's
  Mr. Hayhurst appears to be in his 20's or 30's. He is posed behind a bookshelf with only his head and shoulders visible
M2-220 James A. Hearn and Daughters
  3 x 5 B & W July 13, 1933
  Mr. Hearn and his three daughters are posed outside their home in Anthony, New Mexico. The girls are wearing large straw sunhats. Mr. Hearn and the youngest girl are mopping perspiration from their faces. See related letter dated July 29, 1933-Box 136
M2-221 Joseph Edward "Joe" Hendricks
  8 x 10 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of United States Representative from Florida (1937-1949), Joe Hendricks
M2-222 H. L. Higdon, Sr.
  2 x 4 Albumen ca. 1930's
  Mr. Higdon is standing in front of a lattice structure, wearing a suit and cap with an inscription that appears to say --- Pig Farm. The photo is a tintype
M2-223 George Austin Hobbs
  3 1/2 x 5 B & W ca. 1913
  Formal head and shoulders portrait of Mississippi State Senator, George A. Hobbs
M2-224 Charlotte Jean Hughes
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Ms. Hughes was an aspiring movie actress from Canton, Illinois. In this head and shoulders photo, her head is angled to her left
M2-225 Jane Isbell
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Actress and Mississippi Native, Jane Isbell, strikes a "come hither" pose in this head and shoulders publicity photo
M2-226 Jane Isbell
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  In this upside down photo, Ms. Isbell's head and shoulders are resting on the ground, and her legs are in the air. She is wearing shorts and a knitted top
M2-227 Jane Isbell
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  In this head and shoulders publicity shot, Ms. Isbell strikes a jaunty pose, wearing an attractive, veiled hat
M2-228 Jane Isbell
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  In this closeup, Ms. Isbell is wearing a black ribbon neckband, with a star-shaped pendant attached
M2-229 Jane Isbell and unidentified woman
  3 x 5 Color 1944
  Ms. Isbell and the woman are standing in front of a stone fence, with a house in the background. Ms. Isbell is holding a small dog, and is dressed to audition for the role of a 12 year old
M2-230 Jerry and Lady
  2 x 3 B & W ca. 1934
  A man identified as "Jerry" stands with his arm resting on a woman's shoulder. The photo was taken in Agua Caliente, Mexico, a favorite vacation spot for movie stars
M2-231 Jerry's Lady Friend
  2 x 3 B & W Sept. 1934
  The woman shown with "Jerry" in M2-230, stands on a street corner in San Diego, California. Behind her is a large bank of flowers
M2-232 Jerry's Lady Friend
  2 x 3 B & W Sept. 1934
  The woman in M2-230 and M2-231 stands on the pier at San Diego, California. Two tugboats are in the background
M2-233 Henry Jessen
  3 x 4 B & W Nov. 1935
  Mr. Jessen is seated at a desk, displaying a photograph album
M2-234 Jesus at Gethsemane
  2 x 3 1/2 B & W ca. 1940's
  Jesus Christ prays in the Garden of Gethsemane, while two disciples sleep nearby. One angel offers the Savior a cup, while another holds a large cross. (Based on Mark 14:32-42)
M2-235 Jed Joseph Johnson
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of Jed Joseph Johnson, United States Representative from Oklahoma (1927-1947)
M2-236 Paul Burney Johnson, Sr.
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1940
  Photograph of an oil painting of Paul B. Johnson Sr., governor of Mississippi from 1940-1943. The portrait was painted by W. S. Marsh
M2-237 Frances Wilkes Kaufman
  2 x 3 B & W 1942
  Ms. Kaufman is seated on the front steps of Senator Bilbo's "Dream House" in Poplarville, Mississippi
M2-238 Frances Wilkes Kaufman
  2 x 3 B & W 1942
  Ms. Kaufman is seated on the front steps of Senator Bilbo's "Dream House" in Poplarville, Mississippi
M2-239 John B. Kellog with Henry Rasmussen and L.M. Connally
  3 x 5 B & W Sept. 16, 1944
  The three men are standing in a rose garden. Mr. Kellogg was a veteran of the Boer War in South Africa (1899-1902). Mr. Rasmussen served in the Spanish American War (1898-1902) and Mr. Connally was a World War I Veteran (1917-1919)
M2-239 Family Portrait
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1915
  Full body portrait of an unidentified four-member family. Two men (one elderly and one middle aged) are seated, and a woman holding a small child is standing behind them
M2-240 John B. Kellogg
  3 x 5 B & W Sept. 16, 1944
  Mr. Kellogg is standing (with the aid of a cane) on grass, near a sidewalk. A three-story building is in the background. Mr. Kellogg was from Biloxi, Mississippi. See related letter dated September 16, 1944 in Box 837
M2-241 Viven Krislofatis
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1930's
  Viven is standing on a Florida beach with a little girl, three or four years of age. Both are wearing swimsuits
M2-242 Marian E. Kyle
  1 1/2 x 2 B & W ca. 1930's
  In this head and shoulders photo, Ms. Kyle is wearing a dark-colored dress with a pearl rope necklace. She is approximately 35 - 40 years of age
M2-243 Hugh H. Leard
  2 x 3 B & W ca. 1930's-1940's
  Head and shoulders tintype portrait of Hugh Leard dressed in suit and tie
M2-244 Dale Lee, Clell Lee, and Sid Wilson
  2 x 4 B & W 1931
  The Lee Brothers were dog trainers and Sid Wilson was the owner of Sid Wilson Hunting Lodge in Cuba, New Mexico. This photo includes three of the Lee's dogs and two unidentified children. Two large bearskins hang on the side of the building in the background. See letter dated October 24, 1931 in Box 97
M2-245 O. E. Lindy
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of Mr. Lindy wearing a suit and tie. He is approximately 40 years of age, with close-cropped hair and mustache
M2-246 Mackie
  2 x 4 B & W 1931
  "Mackie" is relaxing in a rope swing, somewhere in Florida. This attractive young woman was apparently Governor Bilbo's paramour. See love letter dated February 27, 1931, in Box 89
M2-247 Maid of Cotton
  5 x 7 B & W Mar. 7, 1945
  1945 Maid of Cotton, Jennie Erle Cox, poses in front of the Southern Regional Research Laboratory in New Orleans, Louisiana
M2-248 Maid of Cotton
  5 x 7 B & W Mar. 7, 1945
  1945 Maid of Cotton, Jennie Erle Cox, stands near the flagpole at the Southern Regional Research Laboratory in New Orleans, Louisiana
M2-249 Maid of Cotton
  5 x 7 B & W Mar. 7, 1945
  1945 Maid of Cotton, Jennie Erle Cox, inspects the cotton mill at the Southern Regional Research Laboratory in New Orleans, Louisiana. Standing next to her is Mr. D. F. J. Lynch, Director of the Laboratory
M2-250 Maid of Cotton
  5 x 7 B & W Mar. 7, 1945
  1945 Maid of Cotton, Jennie Erle Cox, and Cotton technologist, John J. Brown, inspect the cotton mill at the Southern Regional Research Laboratory in New Orleans, Louisiana
M2-251 Martha
  2 x 4 B & W 1931
  "Martha" is standing outside a large Spanish style house. Martha is the same woman identified as "Mackie" in M2-246
M2-252 A. F. Mathes
  2 1/2 x 2 1/2 Albumen ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of Mr. Mathes wearing a suit and tie
M2-253 Olga Inez McCarty with Unidentified girl
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1930's
  Four month old Olga Inez McCarty is posed outdoors, in a chair. Next to her is an unidentified girl approximately 3 years of age. The image is badly blurred
M2-254 J. K. McDowall
  8 x 10 B & W 1937
  Upper body portrait of Mr. McDowall wearing a suit and tie. He sought Senator Bilbo's assistance in securing a position with the U. S. Department of Agriculture. See letter dated February 12, 1941 in Box 581
M2-255 Norman Arnold McKinnon, Jr.
  4 x 5 B & W 1942
  Head and shoulders portrait of Mr. McKinnon in R.O.T.C. uniform. A freshman at Ole Miss, McKinnon sought an appointment to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. See letter dated January 2, 1942 in Box 672
M2-256 Ruth Dodds Miller
  2 x 3 B & W 1930
  Head and shoulders photo of Mrs. Miller, who wrote to Governor Bilbo (Aug. 14, 1930, Box 80) asking his assistance in locating a job for her widowed mother
M2-257 E. L. Miotto
  3 x 5 B & W 1946
  Mr. Miotto is standing with his back to a railing, possibly on a platform or rooftop overlooking a commercial area. The photo was taken at Newburgh, New York. See letter from Mr. Miotto dated December 14, 1946 in Box 954
M2-258 Bert Moore and Dooley Morton
  3 x 5 Albumen  
  A postcard showing two young African American men who were lynched on July 15, 1935 at Columbus, Mississippi. The bodies are hanging from a tree
M2-259 Russ Morgan
  5 x 7 B & W 1939
  Autographed head and shoulders portrait of bandleader, Russ Morgan
M2-260 Alice Mullins
  1 x 1 1/2 B & W ca. 1940's
  Ms. Mullins is seated in a wheelchair, which is parked on a sidewalk in McComb, Mississippi
M2-261 Dennis Murphree
  5 x 7 B & W ca. 1930
  Head and shoulders portrait of former governor and lieutenant governor of Mississippi, Dennis Murphree
M2-262 R.H. Neill?
  3 x 5 B & W Jan. 1942
  Postcard showing a military officer and a woman disembarking from a ship. It is postmarked Nassau, Bahamas, and is signed by R. H. Neill of Jackson, Mississippi and Nassau, Bahamas
M2-263 Jessie Leigh Nix and Bob John Nix
  2 x 3 B & W 1937
  Mrs. Nix and her son, Bob John, are sitting on the steps of Senator Bilbo's Dream House in Poplarville, Mississippi
M2-264 Oliver and Friend
  2 x 4 Albumen ca. 1930's
  Oliver (left) is about 4 years old. He has his arm around the shoulder of his companion, a girl of about 2 years. A note on back of the photo says, "This is being sent by request from your little friend Oliver." It is signed by C. M. Moore
M2-265 James E. Palmer
  3 x 4 B & W December 12, 1941
  Head and shoulders portrait of James E. Palmer, who sought the position of executive assistant to Senator Bilbo. See letter dated December 12, 1941 in box 668
M2-266 Ivadine Pigg
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Ms. Pigg is wearing her "Sunday Best," standing at the gate of a picket fence
M2-267 Lt. Dan N. Pitner
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Lt. (JG) Pitner is in full Navy uniform in this head and shoulders portrait
M2-268 Ensign Paul N. Pitner
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1944
  Head and shoulders portrait of Ensign Pitner in full dress uniform. Note on back of photo says "Died July 21, 1944"
M2-269 Lt. Robert N. Pitner
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of Lt. Pitner in full dress Navy uniform
M2-270 Sam N. Pitner
  3 x 5 B & W 1944
  Head and shoulders portrait of Sam Pitner in Navy enlisted man's uniform. Seaman Pitner served aboard the USS Algorab. Note on back of photo says, "Entered service Aug. 7, 1944"
M2-271 John E. Pope
  3 x 4 B & W 1942
  Head and shoulders portrait of John E. Pope, a cadet at Marion Military Institute in Marion, Alabama. See letter dated February 17, 1942 in Box 685, concerning appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland
M2-272 Clarence E. Power
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1947
  Mr. Power was the founder of International Shut-In's Day (April 23, 1938). This postcard shows Mr. Powers in his bedroom/office talking on the phone, surrounded by books, typewriter, and other office paraphernalia
M2-273 Howard Pritchartt
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1945
  Head and shoulders portrait of Howard Pritchartt in his U.S. Army uniform. See letter written by his mother, Mrs. Bessie Rae Pritchartt (July 16, 1945, Box 875) requesting an appointment to West Point for her son
M2-274 Leroy Richardson
  3 x 4 B & W July 24, 1925
  Head and shoulders portrait of a young man in his late teens. No other information is available
M2-275 Leon T. Rodgers, Jr.
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of a young man in his mid teens. No other information is available
M2-276 Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1930's
  Postcard portraying an etching of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The artist was H.S. Moskovitz
M2-277 Ruth
  1 1/2 x 2 B & W 1935
  Head and shoulders portrait of a woman in her 30's, identified only as "Ruth." See related letter addressed to "Dearest Mother" dated April 9, 1935 in Box 193
M2-278 Santa Claus and Friends
  8 x 10 B & W ca. 1930's - 1940's
  Santa refuses a sleigh ride to three young women seated on suitcases, clad in high heel shoes only
M2-279 Santa's Friends
  8 x 10 B & W ca. 1930's - 1940's
  Three young women wearing nothing but high heel shoes try to "hitch a ride." These are the same three women in M2-278
M2-280 Fred Scales and Jean
  2 x 4 B & W 1938
  Fred and Jean are posed outdoors, against a backdrop of tall bushes. Fred is wearing a U.S. ROTC uniform, except for his cap, which Jean is wearing
M2-281 Robert Sconce
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1946
  Robert is wearing a Boy Scout uniform and executing the Scout salute. According to a letter from his sister, Mary Sconce, (November 6, 1946, Box 951) Robert later contracted polio. In the letter to Senator Bilbo, Mary requests a pound of pecans for Robert
M2-282 W. S. Sharp
  2 x 3 B & W 1931
  Mr. Sharp was superintendent of Public Schools in Everest, Kansas. He sought Senator Bilbo's assistance in securing a teaching position in Columbus, Mississippi. See letter dated January 12, 1931 in Box 87
M2-283 J.D. Showing and His Secretary
  2 x 4 B & W 1940
  Mr. Showing and his secretary are posed on the front fenders of a vintage 1930's coupe. Both are playing violins. A loud speaker is mounted on top of the car
M2-284 J. D. Showing
  2 x 4 B & W 1940
  Mr. Showing is standing beside a vintage 1930's coupe, with a microphone in his right hand. A loud speaker is mounted on top of the car, which was apparently used in Senator Bilbo's 1940 senatorial campaign
M2-285 Bill Slater
  2 x 4 Albumen 1937
  Mr. Slater, of Lubbock, Texas, is posed outdoors with houses in the background. He is wearing a double-breasted suit, tie, and felt hat
M2-286 Mrs. S. N. Smith
  3 x 5 Albumen 1930
  Ninety-nine year old Mrs. Smith sits in a wicker rocking chair with an open Bible in her lap. See letter to Governor Bilbo, December 20, 1930, Box 86
M2-287 Rev. R. J. Canon Sorin
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1926
  Rev. Sorin is wearing a suit, clerical collar, and felt hat. A notation on back of the photo says he will be 77 years of age on Oct. 25, 1926
M2-288 Colley F. Sparkman
  2 x 3 B & W 1929
  Dr. Sparkman was head of the Modern Languages Department at the University of Wyoming. He wrote to Gov. Bilbo (May 25, 1929, Box 60) seeking a position in one of Mississippi's institutions of higher learning. This photo has suffered water damage and is torn in several places
M2-289 Elnathan Tartt, Jr.: "The Boy Preacher"
  3 x 5 B & W ca. 1930's
  Head and shoulders magazine photograph of Mr. Tartt who appears to be in his late teens or early twenties. He is wearing a pin-stripe suit and tie
M2-290 J. Walter Terry
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1927
  Head and shoulders portrait of J. Walter Terry of Brookhaven, Mississippi. He appears to be in his late teens
M2-291 Mrs. John Trilbo
  2 x 3 B & W 1928
  Mrs. Trilbo is seated on porch steps with her legs crossed. This photo accompanied a letter dated July 30, 1928 (Box 48). Unfortunately, the letter is completely illegible
M2-292 Harry S. Truman
  4 x 5 B & W ca. 1946
  Photostatic copy of a portrait of President Truman, sent to Austin M. Burton of New York. See related letter to Senator Bilbo dated Dec. 28, 1946 (Box 955)
M2-293 James Tyner
  1 1/2 x 2 1/2 B & W 1933
  Head and shoulders portrait of James Tyner of Knoxville, Tennessee. Mr. Tyner wrote to Mr. Bilbo requesting assistance in securing a position with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. See related letter dated July 12, 1933. Box 136
M2-294 United States Marine Corps: 97th Platoon
  8 x 10 B & W Sept. 1940
  The 97th Platoon, based at San Diego, California, is posed on bleachers. Leaders are Corporal E.M. Lavelle, Platoon Sargeant J.J. Beaumont, and Corporal F. J. Askins (2nd row, center)
M2-295 United States Supreme Court: Fall Court Term 1941
  6 x 10 B & W 1941
  Five of the Justices are seated and four are standing. All are wearing judicial robes. The court consisted of Justices Stanley F. Reed, James F. Byrnes, Owen J. Roberts, William O. Douglas, Harlan F. Stone (Chief Justice), Frank Murphy, Hugo L. Black, Robert H. Jackson, and Felix Frankfurter
M2-296 James K. Vardaman
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1915
  Head and shoulders portrait of former United States Senator, James K. Vardaman (D-Miss, 1913-1919). Mr. Vardaman was also governor of Mississippi from 1904-1908
M2-297 Virgil E. Vetsch
  1 1/2 x 2 Color 1940
  Head and shoulders photo of 17 year old Virgil Vetsch of Utica, Mississippi. Vetsch's mother sought Senator Bilbo's assistance in securing an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland. See letter dated Dec. 31, 1941, Box 671
M2-298 Virgil E. Vetsch
  1 1/2 x 2 Color 1940  
  A slightly different pose than M2-297, but taken at the same time
M2-299 Roland B. Wall
  7 x 9 B & W 1937
  Head and shoulders portrait of Roland B. Wall, administrator of the Works Progress Administration in Mississippi
M2-300 Henry Wallace and Others
  8 x 10 B & W ca. 1945
  Mr. Wallace was Vice-President of the United States (1941-45); Secretary of Agriculture (1933-40); and Secretary of Commerce (1945-46). In this photo, he is standing on a street corner with a group of unidentified people
M2-301 Henry A. Wallace and Others
  8 x 10 B & W ca. 1945
  Former Vice President, Henry Agard Wallace, stands on a street corner with a group of unidentified people
M2-302 The Washington News
  5 x 7 B & W Dec. 21, 1945
  This Christmas greeting shows the gentlemen of the press creatively arranged on a cartoon drawing of the U.S. Capitol Building. The subjects are identified at the bottom of the photograph
M2-303 Marjory Naomi Watson
  1 1/2 x 2 B & W 1939
  Head and shoulders photo of a young woman in her twenties. No other information is available
M2-304 Clarence C. Wheeler
  2 x 3 Albumen ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of a young man with a receding hairline. He is wearing a boutonniere in his left lapel
M2-305 C. C. White
  2 x 3 Albumen ca. 1920's
  Young man wearing a topcoat and hat. His right hand is lifted, as if in salutation. A note on back of the photo indicates that Mr. White was a disabled veteran
M2-306 Hugh White
  3 x 4 B & W Aug. 7, 1940
  Head and shoulders portrait of former Mississippi governor, Hugh White (1936-1940; 1952-1956). This photograph was taken during Mr. White's unsuccessful campaign for the U.S. Senate in 1940
M2-307 Nancy F. White
  4 x 6 B & W ca. 1920's
  Head and shoulders portrait of an attractive middle aged woman. She is wearing a print dress with a slightly scooped neck and narrow, solid color collar. She is also wearing a brooch and a chain necklace
M2-308 PFC G. W. Wilson
  1 1/4 x 1 1/2 B & W ca. 1940's
  Private Wilson is standing outdoors in front of a wooden railing, with his hands on his hips. Stamp on back of photo says "Passed by Naval Censor"
M2-309 PFC G. W. Wilson
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Private Wilson is standing in a densely wooded, jungle type setting. He is wearing long trousers, no shirt, and a pistol holster around his waist. Stamp on back of photo says "Passed by Naval Censor"
M2-310 PFC G.W. Wilson
  2 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Private Wilson is standing in a jungle-type setting, with arms folded across his chest. He is wearing long trousers and no shirt. Stamp on back of photo says "Passed by Naval Censor"
M2-311 PFC G. W. Wilson
  1 1/2 x 2 1/2 B & W ca. 1940's
  Private Wilson is standing in front of a crude hut. He is wearing pants, jacket, and a cloth helmet with goggles. Stamp on back of photo says "Passed by Naval Censor"
M2-312 PFC G. W. Wilson
  2 x 3 B & W ca. 1940's
  Private Wilson is standing in a clearing with arms folded across his chest. He is wearing long pants, jacket, and a cloth helmet with goggles. Stamp on back of photo says "Passed by Naval Censor"
M2-313 Judge and Mrs. Wilson
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1930's
  Judge Wilson and his wife are leading a procession in an open automobile. A crowd of dark-skinned individuals surround the car. A note on back of the photo indicates the Wilson's have just returned from the United States. The setting may be the East Indies
M2-314 Sid Wilson
  2 x 3 B & W 1931
  Mr. Wilson was the owner of Sid Wilson Hunting Lodge in Cuba, New Mexico. In this photo he is on horseback, holding a 94 pound bear cub. See related letter from S.A. Smith, dated Oct. 24, 1931, Box 97. See also photo M2-244
M2-315 Lula Wimberly
  4 x 5; 8 x 10 B & W ca. 1930's
  Mrs. Wimberly was Mr. Bilbo's secretary for many years. In this photo she is wearing a dark-colored satin dress, with frog-type front closures
M2-316 Lula Wimberly
  6 x 9 B & W ca. 1930's
  Longtime secretary to Senator Bilbo, Lula Wimberly. She is wearing a square-necked crepe dress, with large rhinestone-trimmed buttons
M2-317 Charles J. Wright, Jr.
  3 x 4 B & W ca. 1940's
  Head and shoulders portrait of a young man in military uniform. He appears to be between 12 and 14 years of age
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