"Epworth By the Sea" Post Card

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Postcard dated 1909 of the "Epworth By the Sea" Hotel and Pavillion.

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I photographic print, b&w 5.50 in. x 3.50 in

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 91 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church

The Archives document the past events of the Central Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church, an annual gathering of Methodist churches across Texas to disperse information and plan philanthropic mission efforts. The conference contributed materials to collections depicting the history of Fort Worth. Photographs and archival documents from as early as 1912 include portraits of staff and church events at Glen Lake and Rainbow Camp.

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Description

Postcard dated 1909 of the "Epworth By the Sea" Hotel and Pavillion.

Physical Description

I photographic print, b&w 5.50 in. x 3.50 in

Notes

Written on back of postcard:
"I am enjoying the port of Epworth."
M.R.W.
Mr. E.A. Pitman, Taylor Tex.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • May 1, 2009, 6:59 p.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 6:42 p.m.

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"Epworth By the Sea" Post Card, postcard, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth47061/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Archives of the Central Texas Conference United Methodist Church.