Bowie: T. H. Carpenter.
by noted Texas photographer, Thomas H. Carpenter, whose imprint appears on the mount. The image depicts a shoulder-up studio image of a young man set into a photographic floral-wreath background. Bowie, Texas, n.d., circa 1892. Very good
Thomas H. Carpenter's first gallery was opened in New Orleans in 1865. By 1876, he operated out of Sherman, Texas and advertised that he sold affordable custom portraits. In 1892, the Texas Gazette newspaper listed Carpenter as a photographer in Bowie, Texas.
Condition: Very Good