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[Working Overtime]

Description: Color postcard depicting a man and woman embracing. Written in the card is, "Have no time to write Working overtime Don't Worry" Correspondence on the back reads, "9-1-09 My dear Peoples- Well I got home OK and found Miss E. here - I have started in to work this A.M. so haven't time to write now. Will write soon. Lovingly, Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 517 High St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Sep 1, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Y.M.C.A. in Waco, Texas]

Description: Black and white photo of the Y.M.C.A. in Waco, Texas. It is a square building, three stories high with windows all around. The card is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Texas on Sept 12, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Young Girl and Dog Seated on the Grass]

Description: Color postcard depicting a young girl in a white printed dress sitting on the grass next to a dog and a toy wagon. Correspondence on the back reads, "My dear Little Darling: 'Aunto' sure does love you, and I sure do wish you were here to love me 'cause I sure do need your love. I am so blue this morning I can hardly work at all. Your loving 'Aunto' Rosa." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th St. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris R.P.O. on Oct 24, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Young Girl with Dogs]

Description: Postcard with an image of a young girl with two dogs. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5, Oklahoma Cy, O.T. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 14, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Young Lady Wanted

Description: Comical color postcard depicting a young man in a room scrubbing an article of clothing on a washboard in a barrel. Clothes hang on a makeshift clothesline behind him. Printed under the picture, "Young lady wanted to keep house for Single Young Man. (State salary required.)" Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello Sweety, What do you say to this do you notice my friend."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Young Men's Christian Association]

Description: Color postcard with an image of the Young Men's Christian Association building in Paris, Texas. The correspondence reads, "My dear little precious. Auntie is so sorry you are sick hurry and get well. Auto loves you, do you still love Auntie? Loving 'Auntie' Rosa Bassano." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Oct 17, 1907.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rosa Bassano
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Yule-tide Greetings]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl dressed in white with holly surrounding her. Below the image is the text, "Yule-tide Greetings." The correspondence on the back reads, "Dec 23rd, 1911, Dear Rosa may this be a joyful Xmas time to you. Hope Santa Claus has remembered you bountifully. You and Mama must come and see our baby niece Eugenia. Lovingly Ada and Ida Reed." The postcard is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Dec 23, 1911.
Date: 1911
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes