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[Postcard of Central Christian Church in Texarkana]

Description: Postcard of a grand church with multiple floors, stained glass windows, and a grand stairway to the entrance. The postcard is described as "Central Christian Church Texarkana, Ark. - Tex." and addressed to "Miss Mammie McFaddin."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of United States Court House in Texarkana]

Description: Postcard of a two story stone building with a red tiled roof. The back of the postcard reads, "Maybe you think I am not glad to stay riding on that dirty train - WRC." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFadden Beaumont, Texas."
Date: August 16, 1911
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Woman Wielding Axe]

Description: Postcard of a woman holding a large axe over her shoulder with the words, "If you don't soon come to Texarkana I'll come after you with an axe." The letter on the back of the postcard is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Gunston Hall Washington D. C."
Date: May 11, 1912
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Y. M. C. A. Building in Texarkana]

Description: Postcard of a two story building with a spire at the top and columns supporting the upper level. The edge of the postcard reads "Made in Germany, S. M. Bagland, Importer & Publisher, Texarkana, Ark. - Tex. Y. M. C. A. Building, Texarkana, Ark. - Tex." The back of the postcard is addressed to "Miss Mammie McFaddin."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard State National Bank in Texarkana]

Description: Postcard of a four story bank building sitting on the corner of a block. A horse-drawn cart is stopped by the sidewalk, and two men stand outside the bank. Below the picture, "Texarkana, Ark.-Tex. State National Bank" is typed, and "Miss Mammie" is written in cursive. The back of the postcard addresses itself to "Miss Mammie McFaddin."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

The Texarkana Gateway to Texas and the Southwest

Description: This text gives an overview of the places and resources in Texas with an emphasis on the locations where the railroads run through the state. Indexes start on page 220.
Date: 1896
Creator: Texas & Pacific Railway
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries