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[Bears on Friday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two bears doing house work. The older bear is sweeping a rug and the baby bear is dusting. Written on the card is 'Friday" and "Bear and for bear" Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello Little Precious what are you doing do you love Auntie, tell Mud Mary Crook wants to know if she wants to sell her folding bed and what she wants for it, answer quick. Lovingly, Auntie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 North Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Bears on Sunday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two bears walking up a path to church on Sunday. The father bear carries a pink parasol and a bible and wears a blue suit and pink bow tie. The baby bear has on a pink coat with a large blue bow on the back.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Bears on Thursday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a mother and baby bear in their kitchen baking an apple pie. "Thursday" is printed on the card as well as "Bear and for bear" Correspondence on the back reads, " My dear Baby- Auntie hasn't written to Mud yet too much meeting will try and write before the week is gone. Are you being a good Baby for Auntie and Pappa - your Auntie Rose" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 No. Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris R.P.O. on Apr 5, 1908.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Canal St. Martin]

Description: Color postcard with an image of Canal St. Martin. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is the name "Dorothy K. Erler." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "I guess darling you have been kept busy visiting all the parks with Dorothy's papa- but no doubt you enjoy it. M.Erler". The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Quincy, Ill. on Jul 31 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Chief Little Wound in Council]

Description: Color postcard with an image of Chief Little Wound in council with sub. chiefs and noted Sioux warriors. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "Precious let me know quick if you can start on the 30th. Your Aunt Rosa. Me 'lober oo'. 'oo lober me'?" The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Mar 15, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Creator: Hevn Photo Omaha
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Country Road]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a dirt road in the countryside. Below the image is the text, "Country Road." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Having a nice time, plenty of checkers etc. Will be home Sunday next. Hope you are having a nice time. Hello Mr & Mrs A.S.D. Erloo." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Glynnewood St., c/o Mr. A.S. Roberts. It is postmarked Quincy, Ill. on Sep 4, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Creator: W.G. Russell
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Crying Girl]

Description: Brown monochromatic postcard depicting a girl in a dress, apron and straw hat who is crying and standing next to a boy who wears shorts, a jacket and a tie. They are standing buy a house. Below them is written, "You're the only girl I ever loved - but I can't keep telling you so all the time." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas, S. Mill St. It is postmarked Paris & Cleb. R.P.O. on Apr 24, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[An Easter Greeting]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a child climbing a ladder to look at baby chicks. The text below the image reads, "An Easter Greeting!" Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "I'll be in [ ] Saturday night sure, so don't disappoint me, Rosa. Your Loving Auntie Rosa." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Mar 27, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Easter Greeting]

Description: Color postcard with an image of trees and flowers. Below the image is the text, "Easter Greeting." Handwritten is, "Hello little sweetheart. Why don't you write? Melton." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, So. Park Place, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Temple, Tex. on Mar 29, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Easter Greetings]

Description: Color postcard with an image of two yellow chicks and a rooster. Above the image is the text, "Easter Greetings." Handwritten on the bottom right hand corner is, "Mar 26, 1907 - Jane." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Weatherford, Okla. on Mar 26, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Good Luck]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a four leaf clover with a red ribbon tied into a bow around the stem. The text "Good Luck" is displayed below the clover. Handwritten on the bottom right hand corner of the postcard is "Mrs. E." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma Cotton Oil Ceo., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Mar 13.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[A Howling Success]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a baby crying. Above the image is the text, "A Howling Success" and handwritten is, "Miss Rosa Louise You are a success allright, but not the sort in this picture. A.S. Roberts. (what do you want baby?) Look out for the bug. Jess." The postcard is addressed to Miss Dill, 206 E Fifth St., Oklahoma City. It is postmarked on Aug 8, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[A Joyful Easter]

Description: Color postcard with an image of three baby chicks and white flowers. Above the image is the text, "A Joyful Easter." Handwritten on the bottom right hand corner are the initials, "M.L.H." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Tex on Mar 28 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Kopperl Street Scene

Description: Kopperl street scene showing store fronts, dirt street with buggies and teams of horses, a well in the street, two men sitting on front porch of one store front.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Late Fall]

Description: Color postcard with an image of an outdoor scene that takes place during the fall season. The correspondence reads, "How is Mrs. Erloo's little girl getting along? Your "Baboo" is getting big and fleshy and can play with you on his return home. M.E." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, #206-E 5th St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Quincy, Ill. on Aug 30, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

The Little Hayseeds, Their First Trolley Ride

Description: Color postcard depicting riders on a trolley car: a driver in a uniform, a girl with blonde pigtails, and a person in a raincoat with an umbrella. Printed on the card, " The Little Hayseeds, Their First Trolley Ride" and handwritten is, " Nene's mother thought her shoes were so pretty" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear [ ]. Nene got home all right. It is so hot today but looks like rain. Mama has been sick & so has Nene's Aunt. Nene will write to you when she has time to sool off. Tell Pappa hello! Yours, Nene".
Date: 1907
Creator: Hutaf, August
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[The Lord is Risen]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a cross decorated with blue flowers. Located at the lower right hand corner of the postcard is the text, "The Lord is risen" and handwritten is, "Auntie Egger." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma Cotton Oil Ceo., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Victoria, Tex. on Mar 28, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[I'm Fine. How Are You?]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a baby on a bench with a donkey. Below the image is the text, "I'm Fine. How Are You?" and handwritten is the text, "Albert McKesson"? The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Apr 12, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Man sitting on a fence]

Description: Color postcard depicting a man sitting on a high picket fence above a little bull dog and his hat on the ground. Pasted to the card is a round object resembling a basketball or football with "Water Mullin, don't touch me" written on it. It is addressed to Mr. Earl Dill, 206 East 5th Okla. City. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Oct 6, 1907.
Date: 1907
Creator: Long, F.G.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Meet of the Devon and Somerset Staghounds]

Description: Color postcard with an image of hunters on horseback with their hunting dogs. The text below the image reads, "Meet of the Devon and Somerset Staghounds" and handwritten on the upper left hand corner is the date "4/18/07." The correspondence on the back reads, "Hello Darling: Grace Sparger phoned me Wednesday to come and spend the night with her as John was out of town. I went and had a real nice time, she told me something I was mighty glad to hear. Your Auntie." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 19, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Meridian College

Description: Shows only building of Meridian College soon after completion. The building is stone, three stories with basement windows showing. Can see countryside and hill in back of building. Photo by Walter B Parker Sr. taken in 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

A Merry Christmas

Description: Embossed gold colored postcard with a picture of a cat and some holly with berries. Correspondence on the back reads, "Wishing you a happy Christmas and a blessed New year. Chas. [ ]" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano-, City, c/o Frisco Aud. Office. It is post marked Paris, Texas on Dec 23, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Monday]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl in a red dress doing laundry. Below the image is the text, "Monday" and handwritten is, "From Dorothy Katheryne Erler." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Mrs. Dill: The Miss Reed wish to know when you will return so that they may have things in readiness. With love, Mrs. Erler." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jul 3, 1907.
Date: 1907~
Creator: Erler, Dorothy Katheryne
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes