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[Cradle Roll Reception]

Description: Postcard with an image of several young girls holding hands and dancing in a circle. The text below the image in an invitation to the Cradle Roll Reception and reads, "We are going to have a party! Will you come? Our welcome will be hearty; Will you come? Just coax Mamma to bring you; Some pretty songs we'll sing you, Close to our hearts we'll swing you; Say you'll come! You will see some other babies When you come; So now no 'ifs' nor 'Maybes' You must come! We're longing to caress you, To our loving hearts will press you And we'll ask the Lord to bless you, 'Course you'll come!" The date, time, and place of the reception is handwritten, "Friday Afternoon Apl 13 1906 from 330 to 5 o'clock at 1st Cumb Pres Ch, Chas Manlou. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, City.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

J T Torrence Family

Description: J. T. Torrence Home in Moody, TX showing 3 women and 2 young boys on front lawn; c. 1905. Large two-story frame with wraparound front porch w columns. Round, pointed turret room on 2nd story with windows. L-R: Icle Torrence, seated are Mrs Nettie Torrence and J T Torrence, behind Nettie is Nora Torrence and Luddie "Dick" Torrence (father of Elizabeth Torrence)
Date: 1905
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[I'm in a Hurry]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a bull chasing a man. Above the image is the text, "I'm in a hurry" and handwritten is, "Headed for Dalfort." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Channing on Jun 10, 1907.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Panoramic View of Dallas]

Description: This is a panoramic image taken in 1905 of Dallas, Texas. The names of many businesses are visible, including Padgitt Bros.
Date: May 1905
Creator: Trost
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Heritage Village

[Panoramic View of Dallas]

Description: This is a panoramic photographic image of Dallas, Texas, in 1905. 'Dallas 150,000 Club of Dallas. May 1905' is printed on the photograph.
Date: May 1905
Creator: Trost
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Heritage Village

R.T. Vaughn Public Weigher

Description: Three men, one driving team, one standing in back of wagon full of cotton, and one man standing behind wagon, next to several bales of cotton.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

San Fernando Cathedral and City Hall, San Antonio, Tex.

Description: Color postcard picturing the city of San Antonio. In the center of the picture stands San Fernando Cathedral with San Antonio City Hall behind it. A date "10-12006 #9" is handwritten on the front. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked San Antonio, Tex. on Oct. 12, 1906.
Date: 1905
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Sioux Squaw and Papoose

Description: Color postcard of a Sioux woman (squaw) and her baby (papoose) in Native American costume. "Sept 28th, [ ] here all right & will write you today. sure do miss you all baby is well Alice." It is addressed to Mr. R. Bassano and "Rose", Paris, Tex, 527 S. Mill St. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Sept 28, 1908
Date: 1905
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[St Mary's Academy Students - ca. 1905-10]

Description: Students at St. Mary's Academy Sister Alma and Ildepharence Mary Culbrith Elizabeth Friend Mildred Spaith May Matthews Jeul Lathem Hilda Englenor Annie Bell Jander Ruby Murrell Mildred Green Volley Williamson Dorothy Wallis Eunice Baty Helen Murphy Doris Jones ----- Wagner
Date: 1905-10~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Black and white photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In foreground is a railroad yard with boxcar and two human figures. Behind them is the town with several buildings including homes, businesses, and a church.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In the foreground are two railroad tracks. Behind them is a view of Higgins depicting streets and several buildings. Behind that is open plains. Written on bottom of print is, "Higgins, TEXAS 1905".
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph looking down on town of Higgins, Texas. In foreground is a railroad yard with boxcar. Behind that is the town with several buildings including homes, businesses, and a church. Written at the bottom of the print is, "Higgins.TEX 1905"
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

View of Higgins, Texas in 1905

Description: Photograph of street scene in Higgins, Texas in 1905. Depicted are several buildings lining a wide dirt road. In-between are many horse-drawn wagons and some people, including a man on a ladder in the foreground.
Date: 1905
Creator: Julian Born
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

[Woodmen of the World]

Description: Large group of men, women and children posing in front of Iredell Hotel, some standing on balcony, and some standing on porch, back of photograph says "Daddy is standing by post on lower porch" and "Taken in Iredell at time of Hickory Walling Unveiling, August 1905"
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission