[Doves bringing Birthday Greetings]

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Embossed color postcard with six doves flying in the sky carrying envelopes around their necks attached with pink ribbons. The card says, "Birthday Greetings". Correspondence on the back reads,"Dear Doll Baby:- I hope you spent a pleasant birthday. I completely for got the date or would have remembered you on that day- but will later." It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, #628 Chickasha, Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Feb 14, 1908 in Chickasha and Oklahoma, Okla.

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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 342 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

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Description

Embossed color postcard with six doves flying in the sky carrying envelopes around their necks attached with pink ribbons. The card says, "Birthday Greetings". Correspondence on the back reads,"Dear Doll Baby:- I hope you spent a pleasant birthday. I completely for got the date or would have remembered you on that day- but will later." It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, #628 Chickasha, Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Feb 14, 1908 in Chickasha and Oklahoma, Okla.

Physical Description

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

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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, 2:28 p.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 6:46 p.m.

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[Doves bringing Birthday Greetings], postcard, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35858/: accessed December 2, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.