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Birthday for Liv Grimland

Description: Large family group, honoring Liv Grimland's 90th birthday, on June 14, 1900. Those indentified are Oscar Grimland, J K Grimland, Kalmar Grimland, Lue Grimland, Orus Solberg, Otto Solberg, Selmer Solberg, Callie Solberg, Nils Grimland, Gunsten Grimland, Yern Grimland, Kerste Grimland Solberg, Inger Halverson Grimland, Isaac Solberg, Benjamin Grimland, Tom Grimland, Olena Grimland,Inez Grimland, Flora Grimland,Hattie Grimland, Sophie Brown Grimland, Annie Olson Grimland, Mary Johnson Grimland, Edward Grimland, Lucy Wallace Grimland, Roy Grimland, Clara Swenson Grimland, Cora Grimland, Anton Peterson, Laura Grimland (Nelson). Yern and Liv Grimland are seated in Rockers, second row center. Ole Solberg, Sr, Theresa Jenson Grimland, Chris Solberg, Neal Grimland, John Grimland, Robert Grimland, John Soloberg, Pete Grimland, Jennie Grimland, Jim Grimland, Lisse Solberg, Anna Grimland, Ole Solberg, Jr, Nora Grimland, Molly Grimland, Lou Solberg, John Grimland, Andrew Grimland.
Date: June 14, 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

Bosque County Courthouse

Description: View of the the Bosque County Courthouse in Meridian, Texas. Caption says "Courthouse, Meridian".
Date: c. 1900 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

Bosque River Flood, RR Bridge #2

Description: Flood on the Bosque River at the railroad bridge near Clifton. Caption says "R. R. Bridge Clifton".
Date: c. 1900 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

Bosque River Flood, RR Bridge #3

Description: Flood on the Bosque River at the railroad bridge near Clifton. Caption says "R. R. Bridge Clifton".
Date: c. 1900 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Bowers Mansion - 301 S. Magnolia]

Description: Photograph of the north and east sides of the "Bowers Mansion" located at 301 S. Magnolia in Palestine, Texas. It is a two-story house that has Victorian Italiante-style architectural elements (including a small cupola with bracketed eaves and narrow, paired windows), and a two-tiered porch with Queen Anne-style turned- and jigsawn- wood trim. This photo was taken from the corner of south Magnolia and west Bowers streets.
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Bratton Drug Company]

Description: Photo of the interior of the Bratton Drug Company, downtown Palestine.
Date: c. 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

Bringing Home the Game

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a cupid dragging a string with red hearts and arrows behind him. Stamped envelopes float above his head; handwritten notes on the envelopes say "Miss R.L. Dill Okla City", Mrs. Alice Dill Okla C-Okla.", and "Earl Dill, O.C.O." Correspondence on the back reads, "Pap was not quite so well yesterday. I guess he has taken a fresh cold but I haven't seen him today as he was not awake when I left. He's not much sick just can't get over the grippe. What her doing did her get her valentine. Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 517 High Street, Oklahoma City Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 13, 1909.
Date: February 13, 1909
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Butchering a pig #1]

Description: Two men butchering a pig in front of a building that says "Tin Shop".
Date: c. 1900 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[Butchering a pig #2]

Description: Four men around the carcass of a pig that is hanging by its feet from the rafters. The intestines are still attached and visible.
Date: c. 1900 - 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Bosque County Historical Commission

[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: c. 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

["Cannon Ball" at Marshall, Texas]

Description: Texas and Pacific Railway's "Cannon Ball", train No. 6 eastbound headed by Engine No. 359, at the Marshall, Texas Depot in autumn 1903.
Date: 1903
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

[Canoeing]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a woman in a canoe. Below the image is the text, "Canoeing." Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "To Rosa Louise Dill From Aunt Rosa Bassano." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 19, 1907.
Date: 1906
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