[Illustrated Song Postcard, "One Sight of You": Part 3]

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Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a tinted photograph of a woman picking flowers in a forested field and a set of lyrics printed below reading: "I do not crave for pleasures gay, Your sweet face haunts me day by day." There is also a note written on the back of the card that says: "How's this one?"

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1 postcard : hand col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1908?.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Private Collection of Margay Welch to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 15 times. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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  • Harris, Chas. K. Words and Music copyrighted by Chas. K. Harris, New York 1907

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Private Collection of Margay Welch

The Bahl, Wheatly, and Hessdoerfer families were residents of Waco, Texas from the 1850's. The items in this collection were found in the Elmer and Josephine (Bahl) Wheatly home after the death of Elmer and Josephine Wheatly in 2010.

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  • Main Title: [Illustrated Song Postcard, "One Sight of You": Part 3]
  • Added Title: Illustrated Song Series No. 1830
  • Added Title: Postcard Addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska

Description

Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a tinted photograph of a woman picking flowers in a forested field and a set of lyrics printed below reading: "I do not crave for pleasures gay, Your sweet face haunts me day by day." There is also a note written on the back of the card that says: "How's this one?"

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1 postcard : hand col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

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  • 1908?

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.

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  • June 23, 2016, 2:47 p.m.

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[Illustrated Song Postcard, "One Sight of You": Part 3], postcard, 1908?; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth744063/: accessed October 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Margay Welch.