[Berries]

[Berries]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Berries cluster
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
[Flowers and Fruit]

[Flowers and Fruit]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard depicting a colorful bouquet of flowers with fruit. Printed on the card, "Some of our Specialties. Compliments H.J. Weber & Sons Nursery Co. Nursery, P.O. Mo, Send for Catalogue. Free to Applicants. There is no other correspondence on the card.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
A Merry Christmas

A Merry Christmas

Date: 1907
Creator: unknown
Description: Embossed gold colored postcard with a picture of a cat and some holly with berries. Correspondence on the back reads, "Wishing you a happy Christmas and a blessed New year. Chas. [ ]" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano-, City, c/o Frisco Aud. Office. It is post marked Paris, Texas on Dec 23, 1907.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
A Merry Christmas

A Merry Christmas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard depicting a small bird on a holly branch with berries. "A Merry Christmas" is printed on the card and little pink flowers decorate it. Correspondence reads, "Wishing you a happy Christmas and a blessed new year. Chas. [ ]" It is addressed to Mrs. Alice Dill, S. Mill St., City c/o Mr. Alf Bassano. It is postmarked Pais, Texas on Dec. 26, 1907.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings

Hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Glossy color postcard depicting a barking dog, below which is written,"Hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings" Holly berries decorate two of the corners of the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Jack I wish you a happie Xmas. Also a long life. You are only a little white dog but always treat other dogs white and you will stay while all respects that's all [ ]" It is addressed to Jack Dill, Paris, Tex.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 29, 1881]

[Letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout, April 29, 1881]

Date: April 29, 1881
Creator: Osterhout, Gertrude
Description: Photocopy of a letter from Gertrude Osterhout to Junia Roberts Osterhout. She wrote to update her mother about her life at Baylor University. Gertrude mentioned letters she and her brother received, dew berries she had picked with friends, and thanked her mother for working on a dress for her.
Contributing Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center
A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Embossed gold, red, and green Christmas postcard with holly and berries decorating it. Written in gold, "A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Doll-Baby:- Santa left a piano for you at 'Erloo' Hurry home so we can hear you play. 'Erloo & baboo'." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Dec 26, 1909.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes