[Postcard of the Town of Boerne, Texas]

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Postcard featuring a photograph of a view of Boerne, Texas. The photograph, taken from a higher vantage point, shows the sprawl of the buildings that make up the main town center, and some of the woodland areas surrounding it. At the bottom right corner of the photo, the back of St. Peter Catholic Church (a stone building with two small turrets at the front) is visible. The sky above the town is hazy. On the back of the postcard are the location, the name of the printer, and the name of the donor of the postcard.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm.

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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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Description

Postcard featuring a photograph of a view of Boerne, Texas. The photograph, taken from a higher vantage point, shows the sprawl of the buildings that make up the main town center, and some of the woodland areas surrounding it. At the bottom right corner of the photo, the back of St. Peter Catholic Church (a stone building with two small turrets at the front) is visible. The sky above the town is hazy. On the back of the postcard are the location, the name of the printer, and the name of the donor of the postcard.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 10 x 15 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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  • May 5, 2017, 8:28 a.m.

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[Postcard of the Town of Boerne, Texas], postcard, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836050/: accessed April 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.