[Main Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma]

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Color postcard with an image of Main Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Above the image is the text, "Main St., looking West, OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla." and handwritten is, "Earl [ ] with Mr. [ ] Sunday and we will come to make you a visit [ ] we will [ ] here sat at 0-30 P.M. May /[ ]/07." The correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Poppa, Mamma, and Aunto: I will only write a line and tell you that we are all well and that we will [ ] you all else we know about the 1st either sat ... continued below

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

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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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Description

Color postcard with an image of Main Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Above the image is the text, "Main St., looking West, OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla." and handwritten is, "Earl [ ] with Mr. [ ] Sunday and we will come to make you a visit [ ] we will [ ] here sat at 0-30 P.M. May /[ ]/07." The correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Poppa, Mamma, and Aunto: I will only write a line and tell you that we are all well and that we will [ ] you all else we know about the 1st either sat sunday or monday. Yous R.L.D." The postcard is addressed to Mr. A. Bassano, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on May 29, 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, 4:14 p.m.

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  • May 18, 2016, 4:20 p.m.

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[Main Street in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma], postcard, Date Unknown; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35663/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.