O. Henry's cradle

Description

Back of postcard reads: "Cradle in which O. Henry was rocked."

Physical Description

2 p. ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Hon, Roberta Porter 1937.

Context

This postcard is part of the collection entitled: O. Henry Project and was provided by Austin History Center, Austin Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 52 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

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Description

Back of postcard reads: "Cradle in which O. Henry was rocked."

Physical Description

2 p. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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O. Henry Project

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day. These and others published posthumously can also be found in first edition compilation books, and later as part of his collected works. Also included are handwritten letters, photographs, maps, newspaper articles, artifacts, and more.

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Creation Date

  • 1937

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 2, 2011, 5:20 p.m.

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Hon, Roberta Porter. O. Henry's cradle, postcard, 1937; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139319/: accessed May 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.