John Miller Faison Collection, ca. 1885-1918, undated

(Manuscript Collection #1098)

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Series 1 :
Photographs
  • Box 1
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    • Folder a
      Faison Family Photographs
      • Faison, John Miller (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: J. H. Van Ness [studio] Charlotte, NC. Pictured wearing sash with left hand on chair.  (item #1)
      • Faison, John Miller (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: J. H. Van Ness [studio] Charlotte, NC. Pictured wearing sash with right hand on chair.  (item #2)
      • Medical Class - Dr. J. M. Faison (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: J. H. Van Ness [studio] Charlotte, NC.   (item #3)
      • Faison, J. M. (Mrs.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "Party at home of Dr. Henry Faison."  (item #4)
      • Faison, Martha H., Faison, NC (9 months of age) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: S. E. Hough [Portraits] Winston-Salem, NC.  (item #5)
      • Faison, Martha H., Faison, NC [as an infant] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Also inscribed: "Roscoe DeVane."  (item #6)
      • Hicks, Martha [as an infant] (2/28/1891) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "Feb. 28, 1891 Little Martha Hicks."   (item #7)
      • Faison, Georgie (9/29/1891) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "Uncle Johnnie - Aunt Eliza Sept. 29th 1891. Georgie Faison." Stamped: "Dr. Jno. N, Faison, Faison, N.C."   (item #8)
      • Faison, Nehemiah [?], Turkey, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #9)
      • Faison, Samson Lane (Gen.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Pach Bros, 935 Bdway, NY. Brigadier General Samuel Lane Faison (1860-1940) commanded the 60th Infantry Brigade of the 30th Division of the American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919, during World War I.   (item #10)
      • Faison, William (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: C. M. Bell [studio] 463 & 465 Penn Ave., Washington, DC.   (item #11)
      • Faison, Winnie (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed "For Sis Eliza and Johnnie with best love. H. H. C." Stamped: "Dr. Jno. N, Faison, Faison, N.C."   (item #12)
      • Photones Scrapbook (undated) 1 item. 14 p. Note: Includes 11 photographic snapshots of family friends, all unidentified (2.25" x 2.25") pasted into 5.5" x 4.5" scrapbook.   (item #8)
    • Folder b
      Faison Family Relative Photographs
      • DeVane, Duncan (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Orris Hunt, Photographer, The San Francisco R R. Studio Car. Inscribed: "For Henry from Roscoe - Roscoe DeVane - son Duncan DeVane." Stamped: Dr. Jno. M. Faison, Faison, NC."   (item #1)
      • DeVane, Laura (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Orris Hunt, Photographer, The San Francisco R R. Studio Car. Inscribed: "For 'Grandmother' from her little girl."  (item #2)
      • Murphy, Annie Bell (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: E. Berkeley [studio] Staunton, VA.  (item #3)
      • Murphy, Dr. (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Thuss Photographers, 532 Fourth Ave., Louisville, KY. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."   (item #4)
      • Murphy, James R. (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Taylor & Gibson [Studio] Asheville, NC. Inscribed: "For Sis Laura."   (item #5)
      • Murphy, May (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Howanstein [studio] Morganton & Marion N.C.   (item #6)
      • Murphy, P. L. (Dr.) - Ross (Dr.) - Pearsall, Matt, Sproul, Fan - McGumber, (Dr.) - Mott, T. S. (Dr.) - Pearsall, Kate - Taylor, J. M. (Dr.) - Murphy, Mae - Faison, Marnie - Taylor, Sue [Group Portrait] (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #7)
      • Murphy, William F. , Wallace, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: R. O,. Clement [studio] Wallace, NC. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."   (item #8)
    • Folder c  (1 item digitized)
      Faison Family Friends Photographs
      • Pearsall [No first name] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Alderman [studio] South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC. Stamped: "Dr. Jno. M. Faison, Faison, N. C."   (item #1)
      • Pearsall, [Hall J.] (9/1/1899) 1 item. 1 p. Note: H. S. Clark [studio] Moultrie, GA. Autographed & inscribed: "House Party - Morganton, N.C. State Hospital. Sept. 1 1899."   (item #2)
      • Pearsall, B. F., Kenansville, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: K. L. Clements [Studio], Wallace, NC. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."   (item #3)
      • Pearsall, J. R. (Dr.) (4/1/1885) 1 item. 1 p. Note: R. Holyland [studio] 231 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore, MD. Inscribed: "Yours with love J. R. P. 4 - 2 - '85." Stamped: "Dr. Jno. M. Faison, Faison, N.C."   (item #4)
      • Pearsall, J. R. (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p.  (item #5)
      • Pearsall, J. R. (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Blessing & Company [Studio], Baltimore, MD.  (item #6)
      • Peirce, Faison (undated) 1 item. 4 p. Note: Harris & Ewing [studio] 1311 F Street, Washington, DC. Inscribed: "For Aunt Eliza from H. N. P." Stamped: Dr. Jno. M. Faison, Faison, N.C."   (item #7)
      • Peirce, Harry Faison [portrait] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Harris & Young [studio]  (item #8)
      • Peirce, Sallie - Anna Peirce - John Peirce - Winnie Peirce (undated) 1 item. 1 p.  (item #9)
      • Peirce, T. B. (Dec. 1901) 1 item. 1 p. Note: W. C. Ellis [Studio], 414 Market St., Wilmington, NC. Inscribed: " Sallie Peirce from Papa, Xmas, 1901." "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."   (item #10)
      • B. F. Pearsall  (item #24)
    • Folder d
      Photos of Identified People
      • Blount, (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: J. F. Miller [studio] N. C. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (109)."   (item #1)
      • Carroll, J. N. (Dr.) (undated) Note: Inscribed: "2 x 3" oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."  (item #2)
      • Crosely, Jenny - Mary Lou Kerr - Nell Downie (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Roberts [Studio]   (item #3)
      • Hines, Eugene (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: R. A. Miller [studio] Goldsboro, NC.   (item #4)
      • Houston, G. M. (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Also marked: "Dr. William [Warren ?]. Jeffres [Studio], 106 N. Charles St., Baltimore. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (109)."   (item #5)
      • Kerr, Janie (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #6)
      • Weatherby, Carlton (undated) 1 item. 2 p.   (item #7)
      • William, Jim (Dr.) (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Also marked: "Dr. William [Warren ?]. Jeffres [Studio], 106 N. Charles St., Baltimore. Inscribed: "2 x 3 oval 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (109)." Condition: torn.   (item #8)
      • Wortherly, Vernon (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: L. A. Miller [Studio] Greensboro, NC.   (item #9)
    • Folder e
      Photos of Unidentified People
      • Boy in White Suit [Unidentified] (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #1)
      • Elderly Man with tie pin [Unidentified] (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #2)
      • Girl [Unidentified] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Kempf's Art Photography, 185 & 627 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY   (item #3)
      • School children, [possibly Wallace, NC] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscription: "This may have been taken when Martha taught in Wallace."   (item #4)
      • Woman [Unidentified] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: E. Berkley [studio] Staunton, VA.   (item #5)
      • Woman on Horseback [Unidentified] (undated) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #6)
      • Wounded Soldier [Unidentified] (ca. 1918) 1 item. 1 p.   (item #7)
    • Folder f
      Photos of Residences
      • Clement, R. W. Residence, Faison, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Roberts [studio] Wallace, NC. Inscribed: "4 x 6 120 Sq. J. M. Faison (109)."   (item #1)
      • Clement, S. W. (Prof) Residence, Wallace, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: A. O. Clements [studio] Wallace, NC. Inscribed: "6 x 4 120 Sq. J. M. Faison (109)."   (item #2)
      • Jones, Marshall Residence (1898.) 1 item. 1 p. Note: American View Company [studio], Charlotte, NC 1898. Inscribed: "3 x 4 120 Sq. John M. Faison."   (item #3)
      • Middleton, S. O. Residence (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "3 x 4 sq 120 Scr. J. M. Faison (108)."   (item #4)
      • Pearsall, B. R. (Mr.) Residence (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: A. O. Clements [studio] Wallace, NC. Inscribed: "3 x 4 120 Sq. John M. Faison."   (item #5)
      • Williams, James Christopher, Residence, Rose Hill, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "3 x 4 120 Sq. John M. Faison."   (item #6)
    • Folder g
      Photos of Places
      • DeVane, Laura (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Photograph of sailboat on a lake. Inscribed: "Morgantown Asylum & The Lake Louise & the Little Alex."   (item #1)
      • Hotel [Illegible Name] (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscription illegible. Water stains.  (item #2)
      • Murphy, W. F. (Mr.) Plum Orchard, Wallace, NC (undated) 1 item. 1 p. Note: Inscribed: "3 x 4 120 Sq. John M. Faison."   (item #3)
Series 2 :
Printed and Handwritten Material
  • Box 1
    • Folder h
      Miscellanous Documents
      • Moore, Anna Octavia (Mrs.) In Memoriam, Turkey, NC (2/23/1912) written by Mrs. F. J. Faison & Mrs. J. Arthur Powell, Committee of the Ladies Missionary Society, Beulah Baptist Church. Holograph. 1 item. 2 p.   (item #1)
      • Clark, Champ (Mr. & Mrs.) [6/30/1913] Invitation to attend the marriage of the daughter Genevieve Champ to Mr. James McIlhany Thomson, Bowling Green. MO; with reply card & envelope. Printed. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Hon. Champ Clark (D-MO) was Speaker of the House, 1911-1919.  (item #2)

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