[Postcard from Milton Andrew Matlock to W. A. Scott, February 21, 1911]

One of 102 postcards in the series: Janis Allman Collection available on this site.

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Postcard from M. A. Milton to W. A. Scott with a photograph of a goat standing next to a child dressed in a navy uniform, the title of the photograph is: "The Visitor and a Ship's Mascot." The note on the back of the photograph concerns Milton's unanswered letters by Scott: "I guess you must be drownded. Why have you not answered my letter?"

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

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Matlock, Milton Andrew February 21, 1911.

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  • Main Title: [Postcard from Milton Andrew Matlock to W. A. Scott, February 21, 1911]
  • Series Title: Janis Allman Collection

Description

Postcard from M. A. Milton to W. A. Scott with a photograph of a goat standing next to a child dressed in a navy uniform, the title of the photograph is: "The Visitor and a Ship's Mascot." The note on the back of the photograph concerns Milton's unanswered letters by Scott: "I guess you must be drownded. Why have you not answered my letter?"

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

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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World War One Collection

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  • February 21, 1911

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  • June 10, 2016, 10 p.m.

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Matlock, Milton Andrew. [Postcard from Milton Andrew Matlock to W. A. Scott, February 21, 1911], postcard, February 21, 1911; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth752521/: accessed September 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Murphy Historical Society Inc..