Picture Postcard of Denton Square

Description:

Picture postcard of the Denton Square showing the buildings and many horse-drawn carriages and people. Printed on the image is "On the Square, Denton, Texas"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Denton Public Library
Collection(s):
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Usage:
Total Uses: 185
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
May 4, 1912
Description:

Picture postcard of the Denton Square showing the buildings and many horse-drawn carriages and people. Printed on the image is "On the Square, Denton, Texas"

Note:

On the back of the postcard written in pencil:

Sat. A.M. May 4 - 1912

Dear girls,
We had a big rain &
lots of lightning last
night. We think Billy
is getting the measles
but are not sure, it
is just time for him
to get them & he was not
well last night. I can't
get settled to write much. Ma.

Addressed to:

Miss Amy Allen
Cor. 16th & Fairchild St.
Manhattan
NY

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 5.5 x 3.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Denton Town Square | Allen, Amy
Partner:
Denton Public Library
Collection:
From Plowshares to Diplomas: Digitizing Early Denton History
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PF_A-187
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11400
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public