[Postcard from Stella Simmons to Mrs. Lizzie Tasher]

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Postcard from Stella Simmons to her aunt, Mrs. Lizzie Tasher, asking how her aunt is and assuring her she has not forgotten her. The postcard features a photograph of Ye Kendall Inn in Boerne, Texas, a light-colored, two story, plantation-style house, sitting on a hill with a small stream surrounding it. Behind the house, there is a smaller building surrounded by short wood fences.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Simmons, Stella 19uu-02-16.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Patrick Heath Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Patrick Heath Public Library

In 1952, Boerne citizens created the Boerne Public Library. In 2011, the city added the Patrick Heath Public Library, which provides programming and cultural enrichment, local history archives, and stands as a community center.

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Postcard from Stella Simmons to her aunt, Mrs. Lizzie Tasher, asking how her aunt is and assuring her she has not forgotten her. The postcard features a photograph of Ye Kendall Inn in Boerne, Texas, a light-colored, two story, plantation-style house, sitting on a hill with a small stream surrounding it. Behind the house, there is a smaller building surrounded by short wood fences.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 19uu-02-16

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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  • April 28, 2017, 12:55 p.m.

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  • 29.793144, -98.73434

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Simmons, Stella. [Postcard from Stella Simmons to Mrs. Lizzie Tasher], postcard, 19uu-02-16; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth835962/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.