Turnverein Clubhouse and Grounds, Houston, Texas

Description:

Color postcard depicting the Turnverein Clubhouse and grounds in Houston, Texas. Park benches and a gazebo sit outside the buildings of the clubhouse. Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello! Little Girl, After many adventures I arrived here. It is a beautiful place. But have been sleepy most of the time. Write me little girl, Maude" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla.
Postmark is from Houston, Texas on Jul 15, 1909.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Houston County - Houston
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
German Immigration to Texas
Usage:
Total Uses: 359
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Teolin Pilot Co.
Place of Publication: Houston, Texas
Date(s):
  • Digitized: February 4, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Houston County - Houston
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Color postcard depicting the Turnverein Clubhouse and grounds in Houston, Texas. Park benches and a gazebo sit outside the buildings of the clubhouse. Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello! Little Girl, After many adventures I arrived here. It is a beautiful place. But have been sleepy most of the time. Write me little girl, Maude" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla.
Postmark is from Houston, Texas on Jul 15, 1909.

Physical Description:

1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): postcards | gazebos | club houses
Partner:
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Collection:
German Immigration to Texas
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 158
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35557
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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