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A Guide to the De Planque (Louis) Photographs, ca. 1870-1885
Louis de Planque (1842-1898), studio photographer in Matamoros, Mexico, and Indianola and Corpus Christi, Texas, as well as an itinerant photographer in Texas.
Portraits, ca. 1870-1885, of men, women, families and servants in Texas taken by Louis de Planque. Photographs document dress, hairstyles and facial hair styles of late 19th-century Texas. Included is a portrait of a white family with their African-American servant and her child. See Photographic Collections in Texas: A Union Guide, by Richard Pearce-Moses, for information on other de Planque collections.
Louis de Planque Photographs, ca. 1870-1885, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.