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[Unidentified Man]

Description: An unidentified man dressed in a dark suit.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards

A View in Wariick Park, Paris, Tex.

Description: Color photo postcard picturing Wariick Park in Paris, Texas. Pedestrians walk along the pathway near a grove of trees. Three tents sit near the pathway. Handwritten on the front, "Wister, Okla. Jan 19th/08" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Sis, Everything is lovely & I've gone having a high time (that's me) will leave here in a few minutes & hope there will be no more trouble I am dead tired got here at 5 a.m. no sleep" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Wister, Okla. on Jan. 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

View of Church St., Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard picturing Church St. in Paris, Texas. Homes with large porches line the street. The date 10/22/07 is writtenon the front of the card.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Woman posing on an armchair]

Description: An unidentified woman dressed in an elaborate white lace dress with leg of mutton sleeves.
Date: [c. 1890]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards

[Young girl]

Description: A young girl posing for a photograph. She is wearing a white dress, locket, and brooch.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lynn, S.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards

[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

[Young woman leaning on a pedestal]

Description: Unidentified woman leaning on a pedestal. She is wearing a locket, ring, and earrings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lynn, S.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards