[Postcard from Bertha Wessely to Clarence W. Nelson, January 6, 1911]

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Postcard from Bertha Wessely to Clarence W. Nelson, discussing a trade between the two of them. The front of the postcard features an illustration of the old mill dam in Boerne, Texas. The area depicted is a dried out river bed, with stumps and wood laying with rocks in the bottom of the bed. In the background, there are trees and and a green grassy area.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Wessely, Bertha January 6, 1911.

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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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Description

Postcard from Bertha Wessely to Clarence W. Nelson, discussing a trade between the two of them. The front of the postcard features an illustration of the old mill dam in Boerne, Texas. The area depicted is a dried out river bed, with stumps and wood laying with rocks in the bottom of the bed. In the background, there are trees and and a green grassy area.

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1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • January 6, 1911

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  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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  • May 10, 2017, 12:44 p.m.

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Wessely, Bertha. [Postcard from Bertha Wessely to Clarence W. Nelson, January 6, 1911], postcard, January 6, 1911; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836041/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.