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[Best Easter Wishes]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young boy holding a hen in a basket while standing through a giant egg. The text below the boy is, "Best Easter Wishes." Above the image is illegible handwriting.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Best Wishes for Easter

Description: Embossed color postcard with a scenic landscape placed in the center of a cross. Below the landscape are violets, a dove, and the words, "Best Wishes for Easter" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Tex on Apr 9, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Bird Cage, Forest Park, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Large aviary at Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri. Some large birds are standing nearby while swans swim in the pond. Correspondence on the back reads, "Have been here all day long and sure am tired. will leave at 8:15. Haven't seen a soul I knew, would have phoned Miss King but couldn't locate her - she may not be here. Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Birdseye View of Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard showing an aerial view of downtown Paris, Texas. Correspondence on the back reads,"Hello Precious, how are you today, why don't you say how you like the new postals. I am sending Mud's hat to her - this morning and will put you something in. Pappa wanted to send you a 'tabbie' but when he priced them they were $7.00 so you will have to wait a while. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Oct 18, 1907.
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

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

The Bogie Man

Description: Color Halloween postcard depicting two babies wearing hats running past a jack-o-lantern sitting on a fence post. An over-turned bucket lies on the ground. Printed below them are the words, "The Bogie Man." Correspondence reads, "How's the little girl? We have been [ ] It is hot. [ ]" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Tuttle, Okla. on Jul 18.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Bottling Department of Anheuser Busch Brewing Association

Description: Color postcard showing the interior of the Bottling Department at the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. There are tables with hundreds of bottles of beer. Many barrels and boxes fill the room. Printed under the picture it says, "800,000 bottles daily."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Boys Playing Marbles]

Description: Color postcard depicting two boys sitting on the ground playing marbles. They both wear caps on their heads. Correspondence on the back reads, "With love and best wishes Ada B. Reed" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Dill, Oklahoma, 206 E. 5th St.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

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

Broadway Looking North, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Description: Color photograph picturing a view looking northward on Broadway in Oklahoma City, Okla. There are horse drawn carriages, trolleys and many pedestrians on the business-lined street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Broadway Looking South]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a busy street. Above the image is the text, "Broadway looking South, OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla." The correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Pap, We all think 'her' is better this morning her fever is not so high and she seems more playful. Lots of love to you all from 'her'. Alice [ ] -16th." The postcard is addressed to Mr. A. Bassano, 327 S. 18th St. Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Oct 16, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Bryan Hammer Building

Description: Color postcard picturing the Bryan Hammer Building in Omaha, Nebraska. It is an eight-story building made of brick. The postcard is an advertisement for the Omaha Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Sept 29, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Busy Bears on Friday

Description: Color postcard depicting two bears in a kitchen baking bread. One is taking a loaf out of the stove and the other is using a rolling pin on the table. Aplaque on the wall says "God Bless Our Home" A pot with flowers in it is on the window sill. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas. Thre postmark reads Oklahoma, Okla on Jun 6, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Busy Bears on Monday

Description: Color postcard depicting two bears doing laundry. One hangs the laundry on a clothesline while the wind is blowing. The other has a washboard and tub and is scrubbing the clothes clean. Printed under the picture is "Busy Bears on Monday" Handwritten on the front is, "Mrs Tondreau, July 30-1907" It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E 5, OklaCy. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on July 30, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Busy Bears on Thursday

Description: Color postcard depicting two bears in a house. One is mopping a floor with a mop and the other is slipping on the wet floor. Below the picture is written, "Busy Bears on Thursday" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E 5, Okla City. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Jul 30, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Busy Bears on Wednesday

Description: Color postcard depicting two bears. One is sweeping a rug with a broom and the other is walking in the entrance of the home. Under the picture is printed, "Busy Bears on Wednesday" Handwritten on the front is, "Mrs. Tondreau, July 30-1907" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5, Okla City. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okls on July 30, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Butcher Shop]

Description: Humorous color postcard with a drawing depicting a woman standing in a butcher shop with a package in her hands. Music and lyrics at the bottom of the card read, "Take back the heart"
Date: unknown
Creator: Belcher, C.
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: c. 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[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

[Car Made of Flowers]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting an automobile made from blue and pink flowers, even the wheels. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Doll Baby, Sorry to hear you are sick but hope you are better. 'Eiloo' has been sick in bed and just able to sit up. We will see what we can do for you in the way of rooms. Sorry you won't be with us. Lovingly, M. Erler". It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, 628 Chickasha St., Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Mar 9, 1908.
Date: unknown
Creator: Erler, M.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Carnations]

Description: Gold colored postcard with three pink carnations on the front. Printed below them is a short poem, "The world is filled with flowers. The flowers are filed with dew The dew is filled with love For you, and you, and you."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Carnegie Library, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Description: Color postcard depicting the Carnegie Library in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is a two-story brick and stone building with a fountain in its courtyard. Handwritten on the front, "Do hope Mr. M is better give him our love if you see him." Correspondence on the back reads, "Her is lots better missed her fever last night and acts pretty heart this A.M. a letter from you and a card from 'Auto' glad to get both love to you all Alice [ ].' It is addressed to Mr. A Bassano, #527 S. 18th St., Paris, Tex" It is postmarked Oklahoma, Oklahoma on Aug 16, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes