Summary: Forty original photographs - all portraits - were given by donor, who states she obtained them from her grandmother, Eleanor Judson Ferris (Mrs. Charles Hermon Francis). The grandmother was raised in Fort Worth, where her father, Gideon L. Ferris (1853-1898), owned a drug store. Donor also gave news clippings and photocopied albums. Dates are given when written on reverse. Archives volunteer Peggy Hendon conducted genealogical research and provided additional details.
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