[Postcard from J. E. Silcrest to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 1, 1911]

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Postcard from J. E. Silcrest to Junia Roberts Osterhout. The front is a picture of a city park. There is grass at the front and pathways going through the park. There is a flag sailing from a post on the right side and is surrounded by colorful flowers. The back of the picture and the left side of it are lined with trees. Shrubs are spaced out in front of the trees and form a border. On the back, Silcrest wrote that he was proud of their park.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Silrest, J. E. May 1, 1911.

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Postcard from J. E. Silcrest to Junia Roberts Osterhout. The front is a picture of a city park. There is grass at the front and pathways going through the park. There is a flag sailing from a post on the right side and is surrounded by colorful flowers. The back of the picture and the left side of it are lined with trees. Shrubs are spaced out in front of the trees and form a border. On the back, Silcrest wrote that he was proud of their park.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Osterhout Papers

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  • May 1, 1911

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Silrest, J. E. [Postcard from J. E. Silcrest to Junia Roberts Osterhout, May 1, 1911], postcard, May 1, 1911; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth244060/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rice University Woodson Research Center.