Easter Joys be Yours

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Embossed color postcard with a picture of a little angel holding onto a Lilly of the Valley plant framed in silver surrounded by Easter lilies. Written below the picture, "Easter Joys be Yours." Correspondence on the back reads, "How's my baby, did you get a box from pappa and one from Auntie this morning? Do you love Auntie very much. Auntie loves you a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck. Lovingly, Auntie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monette & Paris on Apr 8, 1909.

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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. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

The Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes includes family photographs, as well as a fascinating array of vintage postcards covering every holiday and locations around Texas and beyond.

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Embossed color postcard with a picture of a little angel holding onto a Lilly of the Valley plant framed in silver surrounded by Easter lilies. Written below the picture, "Easter Joys be Yours." Correspondence on the back reads, "How's my baby, did you get a box from pappa and one from Auntie this morning? Do you love Auntie very much. Auntie loves you a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck. Lovingly, Auntie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monette & Paris on Apr 8, 1909.

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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, 2:54 p.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 6:48 p.m.

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Easter Joys be Yours, postcard, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35782/: accessed February 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.