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Hortence Webster

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Title:Hortence Webster

Photograph of a young girl (identified as Hortence Webster) in a light-colored dress, posed on a flight of stairs. She is sitting on a patterned rug near two houseplants. Hortence Webster, the great granddaughter of Mahala Murchison, the first African American to live in Austin.

Local identification number: local-cont-no: frm-0019

Local identification number: ark: ark:/67531/metapth17361

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Murchison, Mahala | Webster, Hortence | Persons--Texas--Austin | African American girls--Texas--Austin | Portraits--Texas--Austin | African Americans--Texas--Austin | United States, Texas, Travis County, Austin, 30.2672, -97.7431
Collection:Building the African-American Community
Institution:Portal to Texas History
Contributors:Jacob Fontaine Religious Museum
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Persistent Link to Item:http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth17361/