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    • Herculaneum, decorative fresco-type architectural wall painting.

    • Herculaneum, decorative fresco-type architectural wall painting.

    • Paintings; Murals; Walls; Architecture; Architectural elements; Structural elements; Columns; Moldings; Consoles; Architectural decorations & ornaments; Patterns (Design elements); Masks; Faces; Supernatural beings; Horses; Animals

    • "This fragment of a wall painting was among the very first ancient artworks discovered in Herculaneum after the volcanic eruption on August 23 in 79 A.D. […] This panel was executed using a technique similar to fresco painting. The design...
    • George Brewer.

    • George Brewer.

    • Men; Older people; Chairs; Staffs (Sticks); Log cabins; Portrait photographs

    • "Uncle" George Brewer holds a cane as he sits in a chair leaning against the wall of a log cabin. George, a Civil War veteran and preacher, ran a steam mill on Brewers Branch of Goose Creek. Handwritten on bottom border: 514. Title...
    • Venus from Montagne, front view.

    • Venus from Montagne, front view.

    • Sculpture; Figurines; Women; Goddesses; Myths; Legends; Supernatural beings; Fictitious characters; Hairstyles; Headgear; Grooming; Gestures; Mirrors; Symbols; Cupids; Dolphins; Aquatic animals; Lifting & carrying

    • "Venus is represented rising out of the water in accord with the conventions of the Aphrodite Anadyomene type. The triton and dolphin, which recall the maritime setting, were sometimes depicted alternately with two cupids accompanying the...
    • Battling board.

    • Battling board.

    • Wash tubs; Washboards; Trees; Streams; Country life

    • A "battling board" and a wash tub sit in the "laundry" area under trees by a creek. Wet clothes were placed on the battling board, or the "butcher block" table on the right, and beat with paddles to loosen dirt. This...
    • Boy ginseng hunter.

    • Boy ginseng hunter.

    • Boys; Medicinal plants; Plows; Grinding wheels; Fences

    • A boy ginseng hunter poses with a ginseng root in his right hand and his "sang" hoe and "sang" bag in his left. A bull-tongue plow and grinding wheel lean against a fence in the background. Handwritten on bottom border: 418. ...
    • Injured boy.

    • Injured boy.

    • Boys; People with disabilities; Girls

    • A boy with a seriously injured leg sits on a chair. His other foot rests on a log. There is an adult hand on his shoulder and a little girl stands in the background. Handwritten on bottom border: 510. See ULPA 1982.01.509.p for another image of...
    • Injured boy in bed.

    • Injured boy in bed.

    • Boys; People with disabilities; Women; Beds; Chairs

    • A boy with an injured leg lies in bed. A woman, probably his mother or grandmother, sits in the chair next to the bed. The walls are covered with newspapers and there is a shelf on the wall next to the bed. Handwritten on bottom border: 509. See...
    • Boy playing tune bow.

    • Boy playing tune bow.

    • Boys; Stringed instruments; Harps; Girls; Log cabins

    • A boy, in overalls and a hat, plays a tune bow outside a log cabin. A little girl stands in the doorway behind him. The stick on a tune bow is bent slightly and holds a wire fastened tight at both ends. It sounds similar to a Jew's harp....
    • Young girl.

    • Young girl.

    • Girls; School children; Oneida Baptist Institute

    • A close-up image of a smiling, young female student who appears to be outside Anderson Hall at Oneida Baptist Institute. Handwritten on bottom border: 387. Title supplied by cataloger.
    • Woman with cataracts, close-up.

    • Woman with cataracts, close-up.

    • Women; Vision disorders; Oneida Baptist Institute

    • A close-up of a woman with cataracts, apparently outside the Anderson Hall Medical Clinic at Oneida Baptist Institute. The clinic was primarily focused on identifying and treating patients with trachoma, a contagious eye disease. A bungalow...
    • Couple on mule.

    • Couple on mule.

    • Men; Women; Mules; Dirt roads; Mountains; Mountain roads

    • A couple ride a mule on a mountain road. The woman rides side-saddle behind the man. Handwritten on bottom border: 485. Title supplied by cataloger.
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