Minna Lusa Station, Omaha Water Works, Omaha, Neb.

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Color postcard depicting the Minna Lusa Station of the Omaha Water Works in Omaha, Nebraska. the building had an elaborate entrance with an arched doorway. Trees are used in the landscaping around the building. The content on the back reads, "Dear friend read youe card was glad to hear from you and baby. I have pictures all unite and they are fine.Tell baby I still love her. I would like to see Dorothy." It is addressed to Mrs. A.D Dell, 206 E 5 Street, Oklahoma City. It is postmarked Omaham, Neb. on Oct. 16, 1907.

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

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Color postcard depicting the Minna Lusa Station of the Omaha Water Works in Omaha, Nebraska. the building had an elaborate entrance with an arched doorway. Trees are used in the landscaping around the building. The content on the back reads, "Dear friend read youe card was glad to hear from you and baby. I have pictures all unite and they are fine.Tell baby I still love her. I would like to see Dorothy." It is addressed to Mrs. A.D Dell, 206 E 5 Street, Oklahoma City. It is postmarked Omaham, Neb. on Oct. 16, 1907.

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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, 2:22 p.m.

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Minna Lusa Station, Omaha Water Works, Omaha, Neb., postcard, Date Unknown; New York, New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35876/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.