[Semi-Photo Song Postcard, "Dreaming": Part 1]

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Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a photograph of a man and a woman walking alongside a small pond while holding each other's hands; there are music notes and lyrics printed below that read: "Dreaming, dreaming, while the stars are gleaming." There is also a note written in red ink on the reverse side of the card that reads: "Meeting at Fish Pond, notice our new...Watch this series for it speaks what is in my head."

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1908-10-16?.

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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 13 times. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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  • Harris, Chas. K. Words and Music by Chas. K. Harris. Copyright, 1908, by Charles K. Harris

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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: [Semi-Photo Song Postcard, "Dreaming": Part 1]
  • Added Title: Semi-Photo Song Series C.
  • Added Title: Postcard Addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska

Description

Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a photograph of a man and a woman walking alongside a small pond while holding each other's hands; there are music notes and lyrics printed below that read: "Dreaming, dreaming, while the stars are gleaming." There is also a note written in red ink on the reverse side of the card that reads: "Meeting at Fish Pond, notice our new...Watch this series for it speaks what is in my head."

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1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • 1908-10-16?

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.

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  • June 23, 2016, 11:39 a.m.

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[Semi-Photo Song Postcard, "Dreaming": Part 1], postcard, 1908-10-16?; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth744106/: accessed November 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Margay Welch.