[Postcard from G. L. Schench to Mrs. L. H. Schench, May 18, 1910]

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Postcard from G. L. Schench to Mrs. L. H. Schench, discussing a six mile drive the sender took, and the natural beauty he or she saw. The front of the postcard features a photograph (colored in with ink) of Fern Bank waterfall in Boerne Texas. The waterfall is a small stream of water spilling over a rocky ledge covered in greenery. The water fall cascades down a short distance, and then over a rock and into a pool of water. There are more rocks and greenery on either side of the waterfall.

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1 postcard : col. ; 14 x 9 cm.

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Schench, G. L. May 18, 1910.

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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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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 G. L. Schench to Mrs. L. H. Schench, discussing a six mile drive the sender took, and the natural beauty he or she saw. The front of the postcard features a photograph (colored in with ink) of Fern Bank waterfall in Boerne Texas. The waterfall is a small stream of water spilling over a rocky ledge covered in greenery. The water fall cascades down a short distance, and then over a rock and into a pool of water. There are more rocks and greenery on either side of the waterfall.

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1 postcard : col. ; 14 x 9 cm.

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Texas History Collection

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  • May 18, 1910

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  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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Schench, G. L. [Postcard from G. L. Schench to Mrs. L. H. Schench, May 18, 1910], postcard, May 18, 1910; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836056/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.