[Postcard of Hotel from the Docks #2]

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Postcard of the 7 story Hotel Quintandinah in front of the rolling hills of Brazil. Down the courtyard to the dock on the lake, where four tables are shaded by umbrellas and four more are unshaded. Five tables are being used by patrons while two children play in the water, four adults stand, one rides a bike and another does a handstand.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm

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McFaddin-Ward House Museum

The McFaddin-Ward House, built around 1905-1906 in the Beaux-Arts Colonial style, housed a prominent family in Beaumont for 75 years. The museum of the same name preserves the building and the artifacts, providing visitors with a firsthand glimpse of Southeast Texas History.

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Postcard of the 7 story Hotel Quintandinah in front of the rolling hills of Brazil. Down the courtyard to the dock on the lake, where four tables are shaded by umbrellas and four more are unshaded. Five tables are being used by patrons while two children play in the water, four adults stand, one rides a bike and another does a handstand.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm

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Texas History Collection

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  • Jan. 5, 2015, 9:43 p.m.

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  • April 15, 2019, 7:59 p.m.

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[Postcard of Hotel from the Docks #2], postcard, Date Unknown; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth562714/: accessed April 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting McFaddin-Ward House Museum.