[Postcard of Public School in Magnolia, Mississippi]

One of 354 postcards in the series: Leslie A. Boone Postcard Collection available on this site.

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Postcard of a photograph of three-story, light colored building with a large group of children crowded onto the front steps, under the balcony on the third floor. Text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as a public school in Magnolia, Mississippi. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard to Mr. Leslie Boone in San Marcos, Texas.

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1 postcard : b&w

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Creator: Unknown. May 2, 1909.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and was provided by the Howard Payne University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 256 times, with 6 in the last month. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Walker Memorial Library, the main library at Howard Payne University, was named for John Allen and Elizabeth Peacock Walker and opened in 1952.

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Postcard of a photograph of three-story, light colored building with a large group of children crowded onto the front steps, under the balcony on the third floor. Text at the bottom of the postcard identifies the building as a public school in Magnolia, Mississippi. There is handwritten text on the other side of the postcard to Mr. Leslie Boone in San Marcos, Texas.

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1 postcard : b&w

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • May 2, 1909

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  • Feb. 23, 2016, 10:28 p.m.

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[Postcard of Public School in Magnolia, Mississippi], postcard, May 2, 1909; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth702764/: accessed January 31, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Howard Payne University Library.

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