Christmas Greetings

Christmas Greetings

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard depicting a small Christmas Elf, dressed in red, standing by a sprig of holly. Printed on the card is, " Christmas Greetings. Your very sweetest Christmas dreams, If they should all come true, Could not bring more happiness, Than I hope for you." Correspondence on the back reads, "Merry Xmas and Happy New Year from Mrs. Monroe." It is addressed to Mrs. Earl Dill, Denison St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked El Paso, Texas in Dec 21, 1915.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
[Rosenberg High School, car parked to the left]

[Rosenberg High School, car parked to the left]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph (copy) of the Rosenberg High School. Written at bottom in white: HIGH SCHOOL. ROSENBERG, TEXAS. School building is a three story brick building. Several trees around the school obscure the view. An automobile (to left) parked under one tree. School was located facing Avenue H and 8th Street. Circa 1913-1967. It was torn down in 1967 for the construction of the Weingarten Plaza. Scanned image is of the copy.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum
Group on the wing [of a bi-plane], c. 1915

Group on the wing [of a bi-plane], c. 1915

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: This photo shows a group of people with a bi-plane airplane in a field in Oklahoma. Sitting on top of the wings, from left to right are: Mabel Strickland, Bonnie McCarroll, Florence Hughes, Fox Hastings, and Ruth Roach. The men on the ground are involved in some kind of escapade involving a sword and turbans.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Portrait of Mary Van den Berge Hill as youth]

[Portrait of Mary Van den Berge Hill as youth]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Formal portrait of youthful Mary Van den Berge Hill in partial profile wearing dark suit with hat.
Contributing Partner: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Portrait of Soldier

Portrait of Soldier

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two portraits of soldiers. The soldier in the picture on the left is Bob McDaniel during World War I, standing in front of a studio background in uniform. The soldier in the picture on the right is unidentified and is standing in front of a tree in uniform.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Portrait of Soldiers

Portrait of Soldiers

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two portraits of soldiers. The first photograph is of E. W. Ewell standing and George Graves sitting in a chair with a flag behind them. "Long may she wave" is written above the flag, and Ewell is labeled. The picture on the right is of Jesse McDaniel standing, in uniform.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[Flores Street near City Hall]

[Flores Street near City Hall]

Date: July 1918
Creator: Lane, Annie
Description: Postcard of streetcars and cars on Flores Street in front of City Hall. The Strand Theater building is on the leftmost side. On the back of the postcard, there is a letter addressed to Mrs. F. MacArthur (Blanche) from Annie Lane asking her to send a photograph of the two of them together.
Contributing Partner: Laredo Public Library
[Grocery Store]

[Grocery Store]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Grocery Store: Preacher Denney (owner). Photo circa 1915: Petrolia, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Clay County Historical Society
[John H. Shary excursion party]

[John H. Shary excursion party]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Excursion party posing in a cleared field.
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
[John H. Shary excursion party]

[John H. Shary excursion party]

Date: c. 1915
Creator: unknown
Description: Excursion party posing to the right of a wooden building in front of a cleared field
Contributing Partner: The University of Texas-Pan American
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