City Park, Ft. Worth, Texas

Description:

Color postcard depicting the City Park in Ft. Worth, Texas. Flower beds are created in shapes such as stars and horse shoes. handwritten on the front of the card is,"Beats Delmar doesn't it?" Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello Bro. Your card received. was glad to hear from you and especially so when you said you had been out with the girls. Presume you and Kitty have buried the hatchet and are still lovers in the same old way. Be a good boy and let me hear from you. Your sis". It is addressed to Mr. Will Miatt, Oklahoma City, Okla. c/o S. Cotton Oil Mill. It is postmarked Fort Worth, Tex. Aug 29, 1908.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 86
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Digitized: January 8, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
c. 1908  
Description:

Color postcard depicting the City Park in Ft. Worth, Texas. Flower beds are created in shapes such as stars and horse shoes. handwritten on the front of the card is,"Beats Delmar doesn't it?" Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello Bro. Your card received. was glad to hear from you and especially so when you said you had been out with the girls. Presume you and Kitty have buried the hatchet and are still lovers in the same old way. Be a good boy and let me hear from you. Your sis". It is addressed to Mr. Will Miatt, Oklahoma City, Okla. c/o S. Cotton Oil Mill. It is postmarked Fort Worth, Tex. Aug 29, 1908.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : col. ; 3.5 x 5.5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): postcards | landscaping
Partner:
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 040
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35855
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public