[Postcard of Texas Pre-Civil War Houses, Boerne, Texas]

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Postcard of Texan houses built before the American Civil War. The postcard features two photographs of two houses on the front, with the caption "Early Texas Houses. Built Before Civil War. Many Still In And Near Boerne, Texas," and an invitation to Boerne's Centennial celebration. The photographs are of a two-story, gabled wooden house (on the left) with a staircase on the left side of the house, leading up to a doorway on the second story, and a small, one-story stone house (on the right) with three windows and a door on the left side. The back of the postcard ... continued below

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1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1949~.

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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. It has been viewed 125 times , with 14 in the last month . 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 of Texan houses built before the American Civil War. The postcard features two photographs of two houses on the front, with the caption "Early Texas Houses. Built Before Civil War. Many Still In And Near Boerne, Texas," and an invitation to Boerne's Centennial celebration. The photographs are of a two-story, gabled wooden house (on the left) with a staircase on the left side of the house, leading up to a doorway on the second story, and a small, one-story stone house (on the right) with three windows and a door on the left side. The back of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.

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1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm.

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  • 1949~

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  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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  • April 24, 2017, 1:14 p.m.

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[Postcard of Texas Pre-Civil War Houses, Boerne, Texas], postcard, 1949~; Boerne, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836071/: accessed September 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.