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[Souvenir Folding Post Card]

Description: Souvenir folding postcard originating from Mineral Wells, Texas. The folding postcard features a drawing of a Native American man wearing a headdress and two one cent stamps on the front. When opened, two photographs of Mineral Wells are visible. The first photograph is a birds-eye view of the town, while the second is a photograph of Oak Street.
Date: July 1923
Partner: Mineral Wells Heritage Association

[Family on a House's Porch]

Description: Postcard featuring family members on and in front of a house's porch. The house is a two-story clapboard building with a shingled roof. A picket fence is visible to the right. An older man wearing a black suit and hat sits in the back, while two women in dresses stand in front of him. Two children stand together to the left in front of the porch. To their right, a woman kneels beside a carriage carrying a baby.
Date: unknown
Partner: Mineral Wells Heritage Association

[Portrait of a Couple with Three Children]

Description: Photograph of a family positing in front of a painted backdrop. A woman wearing a ruffled top and dark skirt stands to the left and holds a toddler wearing a white dress. A young child wearing a white dress sits on a stool to the left. A man mustached man wearing a dark suit sits in the middle. A young boy wearing a dark jacket and shorts stands beside his father. The backdrop is painted to resemble a window and curtain.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hermitage Portrait Co.
Partner: Mineral Wells Heritage Association

[Portrait of a Man with a Moustache]

Description: Photograph of a mustachioed man standing in front of a painted backdrop. He wears a dark suit, has his right leg crossed over the left, and leans against a small end table. The backdrop is painted to resemble a staircase landing with rectangular columns framing a a window behind the man.
Date: unknown
Creator: Price, J. C.
Partner: Mineral Wells Heritage Association