[Postcard of Zachary Taylor Home]

[Postcard of Zachary Taylor Home]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a two story white house with a balcony above the wrap-around porch, brown tiled roofing and green accents on the windows. Greenery grows up the side of the house, and flowers bloom in front of it. On top of the picture, it is described as "Zachary Taylor Home, near Louisville, Ky."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of Kentucky Derby]

[Postcard of Kentucky Derby]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of horses and jockeys racing around a dirt track while the stands are filled with onlookers. The back of the postcard adds, "Churchill Downs, Home of the Kentucky Derby, Louisville, Kentucky The world-famous Kentucky Derby takes place annually on the first Saturday in May. Ever since 1875, when the first derby was run, Churchill Downs has drawn thousands of people from all over the world to witness America's classic race."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of Camp Zachary Taylor in Kentucky]

[Postcard of Camp Zachary Taylor in Kentucky]

Date: January 31, 1918
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a campus of two story buildings built in close proximity, described as "Birds-eye of section of the camp in which 40,000 men are in training for overseas warfare. The camp covers several square miles and has fully 1,000 buildings." The message on the front and back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Beaumont, Tex."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of City Hall in Louisville]

[Postcard of City Hall in Louisville]

Date: June 3, 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a three story building with a clock tower from across the street. The letter below the picture reads, "I hope ... Love Mama." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Beaumont, Tex. 1906 McFaddin Ave."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of Confederate Monument Park Place, Louisville]

[Postcard of Confederate Monument Park Place, Louisville]

Date: June 3, 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a large concrete spire with a statue at the top. The note below the picture reads, "I am feeling so weak, Fuller has not been infirm only me. Love to all - Mama." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Ave Beaumont, Tex."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of Union Station on Tenth & Broadway in Louisville]

[Postcard of Union Station on Tenth & Broadway in Louisville]

Date: June 3, 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a large, cathedral-like train station with a clock tower. The note reads, "It has been raining ... up here, I am and fully homesick - Mama." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Beaumont, Tex. 1906 McFaddin Ave."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
[Postcard of White Winter in Cherokee Park]

[Postcard of White Winter in Cherokee Park]

Date: August 20, 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of snow-covered trees with a path cut between and over a wooden bridge. Two well-dressed men walk along the path. The scene is described as "Louisville, Ky. "White Winter," Cherokee Park." The back of the postcard adds history to Cherokee Park, with " "White Winter" - Cherokee Park Nowhere does the beautiful snow show more effect than in Cherokee Park, the pleasure ground in the eastern section of Louisville. The Park, containing 341 acres of gently rolling land, is cut into picturesque ravines by Beargrass Creek; it was acquired by the city in 1891, and named in remembrance of the Indian Tribe who occupied this superb stretch of land before Louisville existed." A letter adds, "We missed connection, so here we are in Louisville going to Staunton tonight if nothing happens." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 3rd Ave. Huntington, W. Va."
Contributing Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Student in Front of Building

Student in Front of Building

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy photograph of Elwin Skiles standing on the campus of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Skiles is wearing slacks and a polo shirt. Behind him is a building with the name "James P. Boyce" over the door.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Charles Howard Blackshear]

[Charles Howard Blackshear]

Date: December 1963
Creator: unknown
Description: Photo of Charles Howard Blackshear taken Christmas 1963 at 501 Kemilworth Rc. - Louisville, Ky 40206. Photo is from the William Blackshear collection, which was donated to the Palestine Public Library.
Contributing Partner: Palestine Public Library
[Transcript of letter from [James F. Perry] to Guy M. Bryan, April 5, 1839]

[Transcript of letter from [James F. Perry] to Guy M. Bryan, April 5, 1839]

Date: April 5, 1839
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from [James F. Perry] to Guy M. Bryan, in which [Perry] outlines Bryan's budget for him while he is away at school.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
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