Title: Payne Jones

Description: Charcoal portrait of Payne Jones in hat, shirt, and pullover typical of Quantrill's guerrillas trimmed with buttons along the shoulders, V neck, and tops of pockets. The drawing is not signed but attributed to Anna Lee (Dillenbeck) Stacey. "Payne Jones" is handwritten in lower right corner in black ink.

Biographical Note: Jones was part of Quantrill's raid on Lawrence, Kansas, August 21, 1863, and the Centralia, Missouri, massacre on September 27, 1864. After the war, he became a member of the James-Younger gang. According to the "Missouri Republican," November 11, 1867, Jones was shot November 6, 1867, during a robbery attempt.

Creator: Anna Lee (Dillenbeck) Stacey

Date: Circa 1890s

Subject: Charcoal drawings; Criminals; Guerrillas; Portrait drawings;

Local Subject: Border Warfare; Bushwhackers; Civil War; Jones, Payne; Outlaws; Bank Robberies;

Location: MVO-63F Q

Notes: The portrait was separated from the original mat board. It is believed that most if not all of Anna Stacey's drawings were made from photographs. The MVO (Missouri Valley Oversize) is composed of various types of art work including paintings, sculpture, drawings and sketches, large-size photographs, posters, and other miscellaneous items.

Item Type: Art Work, 15 x 19 in.

Digital Format: Tiff imported as jpeg2000

Barcode: 10023094

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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