Will Be Home Soon

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Color postcard depicting a man and woman in hats seated in a cart behind a donkey and burro on a road near a town. Printed on the front of the card is, "Will be home soon" Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello little Sweetheart. What are you going to do Christmas. Are you going to see Grandpa & Aunt Zosa? Wish you would come to see me. Milton" It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill Oklahoma, Okla, 206 E 5th St. It is postmarked San Angelo, Texas on Nov 15, 1907.

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1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 32 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

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Description

Color postcard depicting a man and woman in hats seated in a cart behind a donkey and burro on a road near a town. Printed on the front of the card is, "Will be home soon" Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello little Sweetheart. What are you going to do Christmas. Are you going to see Grandpa & Aunt Zosa? Wish you would come to see me. Milton" It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill Oklahoma, Okla, 206 E 5th St. It is postmarked San Angelo, Texas on Nov 15, 1907.

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1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • April 17, 2008, 4:54 p.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 8:44 p.m.

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Will Be Home Soon, postcard, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35556/: accessed August 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.