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Denton County Boosters

Description: Postcard contains a montage of baby photographs from Shaw in Denton, Texas. The postcard is labeled "Denton County Boosters."
Date: unknown
Creator: Shaw

[Denton County Court House and County Clerk's Office]

Description: Sam Hawkins, Dave Fry, and Maud Stringer sit in the County Clerk's office. Ms. Stringer is sitting at a desk with a mechanical typewriter. A 1963 postcard of the Denton County Courthouse is also included.
Date: unknown

First Baptist Church. Denton, Texas

Description: Mrs. West sent a postcard with a photograph of First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas on the front to Mrs.T. W. Buell of Roanoke, Texas on April 1, 1924. In the message, Mrs. West informs Mrs. Buell of which train she intends to ride.
Date: c. 1924
Creator: The Albertype Co.

Girls College of Industrial Art, Denton, Tex.

Description: Postcard contains photograph of the Old Main Building at Girls College of Industrial Art, now known as Texas Woman's University, in Denton, Texas. The postcard is addressed to Miss Amy A. Allen in Manhattan, Kansas.
Date: 1907~

Main Building N. T. S. N., Denton, Texas.

Description: Postcard contains photograph of the Main Building of North Texas State Normal College, now known as the University of North Texas, in Denton. A dirt road and barbed wire fence are visible in the foreground.
Date: unknown

Picture Postcard of Denton Square

Description: Picture postcard of the Denton Square showing the buildings and many horse-drawn carriages and people. Printed on the image is "On the Square, Denton, Texas"
Date: unknown

[Postcard of "Blue Hole" in Denton, Texas]

Description: Postcard of a river with several people in white dresses and bonnets standing along the shore, and more standing on a raft in the river. A printed note on the front of the postcard identifies it as "Blue Hole" in Denton, Texas. The handwritten note on the back of the postcard, sent from Roanoke, Texas and addressed to Miss Amy A. Allen in Manhattan, Kansas, says, "I had Jessie's letter sealed when yours came with the money order. Many thanks for the same. Baby isn't feeling well today but nothing serious I guess. Marian is not very strong yet. Hoping to see you soon."
Date: February 3, 1908

[Postcard of College of Industrial Arts Entrance]

Description: Postcard of the front entrance of the College of Industrial Arts in Denton, Texas. A handwritten note on the back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. Blewett from Mrs. Harwell and says: "This is to let you know that we remember you not only in thought but in our prayers."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of First Christian Church Tyler, Texas]

Description: Postcard of First Christian Church in Tyler, Texas and its pastor, J. J. Lockhart, addressed to Eld. M. A. Smith. A handwritten message on the front of the postcard says: "This man performed the marriage ceremony for Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Smith."
Date: 1906

[Postcard of Joy Prater]

Description: Postcard of Joy Prater as a young girl, sitting in front of a tree trunk in a forest with leaves covering the ground.
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Methodist Dormitory]

Description: Postcard of the Methodist Dormitory building at the College of Industrial Arts (C. I. A.) in Denton, Texas. There is nothing written on the back of the postcard.
Date: unknown

[Postcard of New High School in Denton, Texas]

Description: Postcard of a building and its grounds, with an American flag flying at the top of the building. A printed note on the front of the postcard identifies it as "New High School, Denton, Tex." There is nothing written on the back of the postcard.
Date: unknown

[Postcard of People with Dogs]

Description: Postcard of two women and a man standing outside of a house with two dogs sitting in front of them. A handwritten note on the front of the postcard says: "Here is something to keep the crows away." A handwritten message on the back from Cora Stone to Miss Vonnie Moseley reads: "Your letter received and was glad to hear from you. Am sending you in today's mail the waist pattern, also my skirt pattern. All well except colds. Pa thinks of going to Carroe this week, if so will go to see you all. Will write later."
Date: December 5, 1910
Creator: Stone, Cora

[Postcard of Three Sisters]

Description: Postcard of three young sisters of varying ages, with the youngest in the middle. A handwritten note on the photo identifies them as (left to right) Ailsa, Irene, and Beebe Page. Additionally, another note on the back of the photo states: "dresses were made by Belle Prater Smith for Mirtle's girls in 1918."
Date: 1918