Colcord Residence, Oklahoma City, Okla.

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Color postcard picturing the Colcord Residence in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The mansion is red brick with a large porch across the front with a balcony above it. There are large columns at the front entrance. A green lawn with small trees surrounds the house. Correspondence on the back reads, "You do not deserve even a post card but since it's my day to write you I will write. I am sorry we tired you so with our long stay that near two weeks has passed and not a line from you. Are all fairly well. her is better and seems ...

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Color postcard picturing the Colcord Residence in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The mansion is red brick with a large porch across the front with a balcony above it. There are large columns at the front entrance. A green lawn with small trees surrounds the house. Correspondence on the back reads, "You do not deserve even a post card but since it's my day to write you I will write. I am sorry we tired you so with our long stay that near two weeks has passed and not a line from you. Are all fairly well. her is better and seems like her self. She wants to see Aunto and Poppa and Mamma. her say so.
Alice." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Jul 20, 1907.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

Rescuing Texas History 2007, presents materials from fifteen partners: Anderson County Historical Commission; Austin History Center, Austin Public Library; Bosque County Historical Commission; Childress County Heritage Museum; Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History; Dallas Heritage Village; First Christian Church, Port Arthur; Heritage House Museum, Orange; Historic Rose Marine Theater; Kemah Historical Society; Museum of the American Railroad; Palestine Public Library; Sanger Public Library; Sulphur Springs Public Library; and Val Verde Historical Commission.

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  • April 17, 2008, 3:04 p.m.

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Colcord Residence, Oklahoma City, Okla., postcard, Date Unknown; Kansas City, Missouri. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35755/: accessed December 10, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.