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[Postcard of The Great White Way - Spring Street]

Description: Postcard taken c. 1925 of Spring Street, a street that was once knicknamed "The Great White Way" because of the streetlights running down the center of the street. Note the train depot on the right and the business on the left.
Date: 1925~
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

[Postcard of Avenue A Looking East]

Description: Photo of a postcard of Avenue A looking east toward the courthouse. Notice the Third Anderson County Courthouse at the end of the avenue, McKnights Plaza on the right, and the Temple Opera House on the left.
Date: 1900~
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

[Palestine - Jacksonville Highway]

Description: Postcard of the highway going from Jacksonville to Palestine. This highway is now U.S. 79
Date: 1940~
Creator: George A. McDonald
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

Postcard of actor Carlos Lopez Moctezuma

Description: Postcard of actor Carlos Lopez Moctezuma Printed autograph: "Afectuosamente Carlos L. Moctezuma" Autograph on card: "Para Maria como recuerdo. C. Lopez Moctezuma"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Carlota Amalia

Description: Postcard of a painting of the Empress Carlota Amalia. Printed in the corner is "No.19 Carlota Amalia"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of unknown celebrity

Description: Postcard of unknown celebrity. Autograph on photo: "Para Marie con todo mi cariño."
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a reception hall

Description: Postcard of a mid 19th century reception hall. Printed in the corner is "No.16 Salon de Recepciones Reception Hall"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of the Palacio de Bellas Artes

Description: Postcard of the Palacio de Bellas Artes, "Palace of Fine Arts," in Mexico City with many cars parked in front. Printed in corner is "Palacio de Bellas Artes Mexico"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

[Postcard of "Cola de Caballo" Waterfall]

Description: Postcard of a waterfall called Cola de Caballo, "Horse Tail," in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Printed in the corner is "Cola de Caballo, Monterey N.L. Mex."
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Fernando Maximilano de Austburgo

Description: Postcard of a painting of the Emperor Fernando Maximiliano de Austburgo. Printed on corner is "No. 18 Fernando Maximiliano de Austburgo"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bedroom

Description: Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bedroom, filled with tables, chairs and settees from within Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed on corner is "No. 13 Recamara de Carlota Amalia Carlota Amalia's Bedroom"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Chapultepec Castle and National Museum of History

Description: Postcard of Chapultepec Castle and National Museum of History from the vantage point of a pond surrounded by trees. Text in the lower-left corner says: "No. 1 Castillo Chapultepec y Museo Nal. De Historia, Chapultepec Castle & National Museum of History"
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a game room

Description: Postcard of a game room with a table, vase and paintings on the walls. Printed in corner is "Sala de Juego"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Carlota Amalia's bathtub

Description: Postcard of Carlota Amalia's marble bathtub from inside Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed in corner is "Baño de Carlota"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Maximilian's state coach

Description: Postcard of Emperor Maximilian's imperial state coach from within Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City. Printed on card is "No. 12 Carroza Imperial de Maximilano Maximilian's State Coach"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a woman standing next to a hotel pool

Description: An unidentified woman stands next to a hotel's pool filled with flowers. Printed on the top of the postcard is "466-Alberca del Hotel Ruiz Galindo. Fortin Ver.
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of Lola Berber

Description: Postcard of Lola Berber walking on a sidewalk carrying a bag next to shopping stores.
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a formal dining room

Description: Postcard of an extravagant dining room with a table and 10 chairs sitting on a flowered rug. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling. Written in the corner is "Comedor de Gala"
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre

Postcard of a hotel's dining room

Description: Postcard of a hotel Peñafiel's dining room with rows of tables, small chandeliers hanging from the ceiling and a mural on the far wall.
Date: unknown
Partner: Rose Marine Theatre