[Postcard of a Street in Boerne, Texas]

Description

Postcard of a street scene in Boerne, Texas. The postcard features a perspective view photograph of a street with old automobiles parked along either side of the street. There are buildings, some of them one story and some two stories, with balconies on both sides of the street. There are also small trees and electrical poles lining the street. The back of the postcard is blank, except for postcard markings and an address.

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

Creation Information

Southern Post Card Co. 1920.

Context

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 of a street scene in Boerne, Texas. The postcard features a perspective view photograph of a street with old automobiles parked along either side of the street. There are buildings, some of them one story and some two stories, with balconies on both sides of the street. There are also small trees and electrical poles lining the street. The back of the postcard is blank, except for postcard markings and an address.

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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This postcard is part of the following collection of related materials.

Texas History Collection

Drawn from collections at the UNT Libraries and various partners, these materials about Texas history include artifacts, books, documents, manuscripts, photographs, maps, letters, and more.

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Creation Date

  • 1920

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 28, 2017, 3:10 p.m.

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  • 29.791736, -98.730645

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Southern Post Card Co. [Postcard of a Street in Boerne, Texas], postcard, 1920; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836103/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Patrick Heath Public Library.