[Wednesday]

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Color postcard with an image of a young girl in a red dress sewing a garment by hand. She is sitting in a rocking chair next to a doll in a cradle. Below the image is the text, "Wednesday" and handwritten is, "From Dorothy Katheryne Erler." On the back of the postcard the correspondence reads, "How is the weeny whitty bitty baby? Doing a great of shyppen? Sall." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jul 4, 1907.

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

Creation Information

Erler, Dorothy Katheryne 1907~.

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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. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Description

Color postcard with an image of a young girl in a red dress sewing a garment by hand. She is sitting in a rocking chair next to a doll in a cradle. Below the image is the text, "Wednesday" and handwritten is, "From Dorothy Katheryne Erler." On the back of the postcard the correspondence reads, "How is the weeny whitty bitty baby? Doing a great of shyppen? Sall." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jul 4, 1907.

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

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 046
  • Other: 1408
  • Other: Series No. 23
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth35669

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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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  • 1907~

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • April 17, 2008, 4:12 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2016, 11 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Erler, Dorothy Katheryne. [Wednesday], postcard, 1907~; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35669/: accessed February 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.