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  Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
 Resource Type: Postcard
[Children Riding a Deer-Drawn Wagon]

[Children Riding a Deer-Drawn Wagon]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard featuring a photograph of two children, Hoyt and Burnetta L. Murphree, sitting in a small wagon that has a deer harnessed to it. According to handwritten information on the back, they are the children of Lena Beck Murphree.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Group of Friends on a Seashore]

[Group of Friends on a Seashore]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard featuring a photograph of four people — Henry Willard Quinius, Elizabeth "Bessie" Causey Miles Quinius, Nannie Clara Evans Willis, and John T. Willis, Sr. They are clad in their bathing suits; the women are wearing swimming caps.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Photograph of Axtell Railroad Station]

[Photograph of Axtell Railroad Station]

Date: November 12, 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard sent to Miss Loudie George in Houston, Texas. The image on the front features a photograph of the Axtell Railroad Station with three women and a man standing outside the entrance. Buildings are visible in the background. A note written on the back is dated November 2, 1910 and says "I arrived home Tuesday morning and made an auto trip to [...] via Moody got home at 10 last night will be in Waco again tomorrow May get to see you in Waco or I may have an exhibit there during the Cotton Palace They are decorating the business houses already"
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Photograph of Glen Rose]

[Photograph of Glen Rose]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard showing Lakeview at Glen Rose, Texas. The lake features several rocks and a footbridge. A line of trees can be seen in the background.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Photograph of the Slayden-Kirksey Woolen Mills Queen]

[Photograph of the Slayden-Kirksey Woolen Mills Queen]

Date: 1894
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the Slayden-Kirksey Woolen Mills Queen at Texas Cotton Palace in Waco. A group of women stand atop a horse-drawn float, while a group of African American men carry an accompanying sign.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Postcard for Bastrop, Texas]

[Postcard for Bastrop, Texas]

Date: unknown
Creator: Grissom
Description: Postcard showing nine scenes of Bastrop, Texas. Photographs include (from left to right): (1) Piney Creek, (2) Main Street, (3) Diagonal Street, (4) Bastrop from bird's-eye view, (5) the court house and jail, (6) bridge across the Colorado River, (7) the high school building, (8) a side view of the bridge across the Colorado River, and (9) a train depot. A partially-legible note is written on the back, that says "Suppose you will be surprised to receive this postal but did think of the [...] for a postal. Hope you are all well [...] Hattie."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Postcard from Evol Gilmore to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 28, 1926]

[Postcard from Evol Gilmore to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 28, 1926]

Date: December 28, 1926
Creator: Gilmore, Evol
Description: Postcard from Evol Gilmore to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 28, 1926. The front bears a drawing of a river and surrounding grass covered in snow. It reads: "I cannot say one thing that's new/So send the same old wish to you. Merry Christmas." The note on the back reads "Wishing you a happy Xmas and a bright New Year. Your friend, Evol Gilmore."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Postcard from her Grandmother to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 22, 1928]

[Postcard from her Grandmother to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 22, 1928]

Date: December 22, 1928
Creator: unknown
Description: A postcard from her grandmother to Johnie Louise Bruyere on December 22, 1928. The front has a drawing of a window seat, with a Christmas wreath and stocking hung on the window. It is snowing outside. The front reads: "Happy, Happy/all day through/Merry Christmas!" The note on the back reads: "This is wishing you and each one of Merry X-mas and a happy new-year loveingly [sic] Grand Ma Ma."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Postcard from Loraine Buie to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 23, 1926]

[Postcard from Loraine Buie to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 23, 1926]

Date: December 23, 1926
Creator: Buie, Loraine
Description: A postcard from Loraine Buie to Johnie Louise Bruyere on December 23, 1926. The front of the card has a drawing of a holly branch with red berries, a red bow, and a lit red wax candle. It reads: "Christmas Wishes. A Happy Christmas and New Year/A heartfelt wish and most sincere." The note on the other side reads "I hope you will have a very happy Xmas and a happy New Year. Loraine Buie."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
[Postcard from Louisa Messimer to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 22, 1928]

[Postcard from Louisa Messimer to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 22, 1928]

Date: December 22, 1928
Creator: Messimer, Louisa
Description: A postcard from Louisa Messimer to Johnie Louise Bruyere on December 22, 1928. The front of the card has a drawing of a holly branch with red berries and two red birds sitting on it. It reads: "Christmas Wishes. Never was Christmas Day more glad/Than the one I wish for you;/Never were wishes more sincere/From a heart more fond and true." The note on the other side reads "Dear sweetie, I hope old Santa's good to you this year and - hoping you a happy X Mas."
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis
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