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[Country Club, Waco, Texas]

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the Country Club in Waco Texas. There is a large building with columns on the front with landscaping around it, a brick chimney, a semi-circular deck, and a widows walk on top of the roof. On the back is the correspondence, "Dear Dillie, Lyle still confined to her bed, will write as soon as I can. Love to you all from us both. - Your friend, M.L.H." It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill in Oklahoma City. It is postmarked Waco, Tx., 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Union Pacific Bridge, Omaha, Nebraska]

Description: Color postcard of the Union Pacific Bridge in Omaha, Nebraska. A large trestle bridge crosses the Missouri River. Postmarked in Omaha on Sep 20 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Canoeing Girl

Description: Color postcard with a girl wearing a blue and red sailor dress holding an oar and a booklet on the front. Postmarked in Paris, Texas on 3 Apr 1908.
Date: 1908
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Scene on Interurban, Dallas, Texas

Description: Color postcard with a rail car moving along a levee next to a body of water in Dallas, Texas with text "Scene on Interurban, Dallas, Texas." Correspondence on the card reads, "Dear Dillie D- I have treated you like a step child but I never intended to. Sorry I am going to do better after this week- when I write will tell you why- let me know if you get this and if you have a different address (look what it is) My address: 164 Master St. Dallas Texas 10/2/07" Sent to Mrs. E.A. Dill in Oklahoma City. Postmarked Dallas, Texas, Oct 4 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

India Temple, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Description: Color postcard with picture of a four-story building with red and white striped awnings and classical architectural elements. Printed text reads,"India Temple, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma." Correspondence on the card reads, "Dear Papa-her is some better this morning but was real sick all yesterday and last night. The Dr. says that it's nothing alarming but it will be a day or two. her talk about her poppa and auntie all day and last night. Alice" On the front is written"her has malarial and the Dr. says her will not be much sick so don't worry. I'll let you know every day." Sent to Mr.A. Bassano in Paris, Texas. Postmarked Oct 15, 1907 in Oklahoma City.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

South Wall Street, Paris, Texas

Description: Monochromatic postcard with picture of a three-story building with striped awnings. Printed text reads,"South Wall Street, Paris, Texas" Correspondence on the card reads, "Dear 'Little Rosa' Your Auntie is looking forward with a great deal of pleasure to seeing you and Mud Sat. night. Wish 'daddy' was coming too. My transportation bus came so I'll be in ? if nothing happens. Hattie is coming with me, and will beat you -all ? a few hours, if we are not late. Bye Bye Your aunt Auntie rosa"" Sent to Mr.A. Bassano in Paris, Texas. Postmarked Oct 15, 1907 in Oklahoma City.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Birthday Greetings

Description: Color postcard depicting three birds on a wall in the foreground and a path leading to some cottages with thatched roofs and chimneys. A tree stands to the left and the text, "Birthday Greetings" is to the lower right. The correspondence saya, " Hello. Mrs. Tondreau So. Omaha, Nebr. R.F.D. # 3, We are 4 miles from the city, having lots of fun in the country" it is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 No. Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Manual Training High School, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Monochromatic postcard showing the Manual Training High School in Kansas City, Mo. The postcard is advertising the Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. of Kansas City. The card is addressed to Mr. F.H. Tondreau, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Kansas City , Mo., May 29, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

An Easter Greeting

Description: Colored postcard with text, "An Easter Greeting" depicting a jack rabbit seated behind red and white colored eggs. Correspondence reads, " With love from Mrs. Milligan." The card is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 N. Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Kansas City, Mo., Apr 17, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Lily Pond, Shaw's Garden, St. Louis, U.S.A.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the Lily Pond at Shaw's Garden in St. Louis , Missouri. Men and women stroll through the park near the pond and a large glass-covered greenhouse admiring the plants and flowers. Handwritten on the front is, "8/20/08 Does she look familiar-" On the back the correspondences reads, "Have just passed that reservoir in St. L- that we all walked the Sunday we were here. am leaving, in fact am in Ill.passing the place we passed on the cart. The weather is perfect. Saw a friend of mine in St. L - I used to know at home. Rose" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. P.O. Box 838. It is postmarked Danville & Thebes, Ill., Aug 21, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Twelfth St & Paseo, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the the park at Twelfth and paseo in Kansas City, Missouri. There are benches, a stone wall, and an old canon along with sidewalks and landscaped gardens. On the back the correspondences reads, "Dear Mrs. Dill Just returned to Oklahoma City and reveived the letter you so kindly wrote me. Will write you in a few days when I can collect myself. Lovingly, mom. Kiss Lucy for me." It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 527 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla., Jume 22, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Texas and Pacific Railway Depot, Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard picturing the Texas and Pacific Railway Depot in Paris, Texas. It is a red brick building with many gables, a cart in front of it and a fence beside it. The correspondence says, " Dear Little Precious, Poppa is sick this morning and wants to see you awfully bad. we will all be mighty glad when Dec comes if it brings you and Mud. Lovingly, Auntie." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Oct. 15, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

In the Buffalo Clover Fields of Texas

Description: Postcard with a picture of two people in hats standing in the buffalo clover fields of Texas. They stand in a meadow of flowers with trees around it. The correspondence reads," Dear "Bo", Dillie and Rosa Louise are here and I am nearer happy than I have been for a long time." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Waco, Texas on Jul 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Robinson Street, Looking North From Grand Avenue. Oklahoma City, Okla.

Description: monochromatic reproductionof a painting on a postcard showing Robinson Street, looking north from Grand Avenue in Oklahoma City, Okla. The correspondence reads, "Hello Pap: I am having a fine time, wish I could stay a month but will be home Wed. Lovingly, Rose". It is addressed to Mr. Alf. bassano, 527 So. 18th Street, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 25, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

County Court House, Omaha, Neb.

Description: Color postcard of the County Court House in Omaha, Nebraska. The building sits atop a hill with many steps leading up to it. Horse-drawn carriages are in the streets surrounding it. The city of Omaha is in the background. The only correspondence on the card reads, " Dewey Ave. 2719" and the name "hank" written on the front. It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. 206 East 5th. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Sept 24, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

S.S. Theodore Roosevelt, Michigan City, Ind.

Description: Postcard with a black and white photo of the S.S. Theodore Roosevelt on Lake Michigan. Passengers line the decks. Correspondence reads, " This is the 'big boat' and 'big nannie' Auntie came over here in. Auntie". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked, Michigan City, Ind. Aug 22 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Boat House, Humbodlt Park, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the boat house at Humboldt Park in Chicago, Illinois. The large boathouse sits on the edge of a lake surrounded by trees. A couple rows in a boat across the water. The correspondence reads, "Dear old Sis, Am still having a fine time wish you and Hes were here with me. Am going out on an auto this aft. to take in the city. Don't know when I'll find time to write a letter. as they ? when I write postals. Lovingly, Rosa". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O.Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Aug 24 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Mary Conner College, Paris, Texas

Description: Green monochromatic postcard depicting Mary Conner College in Paris, Texas. Female students stand on the lawn and next to the building, while others sit on balconies of the four-story building. On the back, the correspondence reads, "My dear Little Precious, I wonder what you are doing tonight. I would give a whole lot to see you and get just one kiss and hug with two little hands for I am so blue I am sick. Your Auntie Rosa". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 296 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris RRO May 10, 1907. The date 5/9/07 is written on the front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Minna Lusa Station, Omaha Water Works, Omaha, Neb.

Description: Color postcard depicting the Minna Lusa Station of the Omaha Water Works in Omaha, Nebraska. the building had an elaborate entrance with an arched doorway. Trees are used in the landscaping around the building. The content on the back reads, "Dear friend read youe card was glad to hear from you and baby. I have pictures all unite and they are fine.Tell baby I still love her. I would like to see Dorothy." It is addressed to Mrs. A.D Dell, 206 E 5 Street, Oklahoma City. It is postmarked Omaham, Neb. on Oct. 16, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Auld Lang Syne Postcard]

Description: Color postcard with purple and white spray of flowers in upper right corner and Auld Lang Syne written in forget-me-nots in the lower right corner. Correspondence reads, "My Dear Sis - I am [not legible] and haven't had a [not legible] yet. Baggage-car caught fire and delayed us 10 minutes. loving, Rose". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Aug 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Thanksgiving Day Postcard]

Description: Color postcard depicting two turkeys and four chicks in a yard. Inscription reads, "Happy Thanksgiving". Correspondence reads, "Hello baby I wrote mother a letter about two weeks ago and she does not care for me I guess my baby does. Now Rosa Louise you must come to see cousin Pearl by by c/o 726 S. Main Okla [not legible]". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Okla City, Okla. It is postmarked Muskogee, Okla on Oct 28, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Grace Episcopal Church, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard of Grace Episcopal Church in Chicago, Illinois. It is an "English Gothic Revival" building with large arched portals. Written on the front is, " We are going to take in the city this aft in an auto. It is still cool wore my coat all day yesterday. Hope your cold is well. 8/23/08". Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Pap- Suppose you got my postal from Michigan City. well we got home at 10:45 pm and I came nearer being sick coming home than I did going to Eng. You can't imagine how many were sick, the Lake was awfully rough But I enjoyed it so much Rosa". It is addressed to Mr. Alf. Bassano, 527 So 18th Street. Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Scene Washington Park, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard depicting Washington Park in Chicago, Illinois. A group rows in a boat near a wooden footbridge while sheep graze on the bank. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Mrs. Dill I will write sometime. Am still in Chicago - expect to leave next month for Cal. how are you all? Write when you have time Alice M. 6032 Greenwood Av." It is addressed to Mrs, E. A. Dill, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Chicago, Ill on Jun 15, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Court House, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Description: Color postcard depicting the Oklahoma City court house. Correspondence reads, "Dear friend, we received your postal. glad to hear from you. hope you are all well. we have the house full and are kept busy We intended to write you about Mrs. Erler loosing her sister. did not get time. Is it not sad. let us hear from you. Ida Reed". It is addressed to Mrs. Earl Dill, Paris, Texas, No. 527 S. 18th St. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Jul 3, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes