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[Photograph Album of Alice Bassano Dill]

Description: Photograph Album from the Joe E. Haynes family, arranged by Mr. Haynes' Grandmother, Alice Bassano Dill. Her father Alfred Bassano came to America from Liverpool on the ship Good Shepherd, and established Hope Farm near Paris.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dill, Alice Bassano
Item Type: Book

[A Merry Christmas to You]

Description: Color postcard depicting a horse and sleigh passing a home on a winter night. A image of Santa Claus is on the left of the scene along with some gold embossed bells. "A Merry Christmas to you" is printed below the scene. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Little Girl, I would love to take a peep at you about Friday morning. What a happy little one you will be when you see what old Santa has brought you - with much love, Aunt Mamie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla., P.O. Box # 838. It is postmarked Dec 24, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Bears on Saturday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two bears sitting in chairs and doing some mending. The male bear holds up some pants with patches on them and the female bear is sewing a small article of clothing. A spool of thread lays on the floor. Written on the card is " Busy Bears on Saturday". There is no correspondence on the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Merry Makers

Description: Black and white photo postcard picturing three fluffy kittens. Two of them sit in a pot made from tree bark. "Merry Makers" is written on the card beneath them. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 205 East 5th, Okla Cy, Okla. it is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on May 12, 1907
Date: unknown
Creator: Bullard, C.I.
Item Type: Postcard

[Libby's Bookmark]

Description: Colorful bookmark advertising Libby's food products. The front pictures a girl standing on the shoreline squeezing water from her bathing suit, which looks like a sailor dress. She has a red scarf on her head. Blue flowers decorate the bookmark on the front and a list of their food products is listed on the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

Court House, Oklahoma City, Okla

Description: Color postcard picturing the Oklahoma City court house. It is a white brick building with a tower on one side. It is surrounded by small trees.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Carnegie Library, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Description: Color postcard depicting the Carnegie Library in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is a two-story brick and stone building with a fountain in its courtyard. Handwritten on the front, "Do hope Mr. M is better give him our love if you see him." Correspondence on the back reads, "Her is lots better missed her fever last night and acts pretty heart this A.M. a letter from you and a card from 'Auto' glad to get both love to you all Alice [ ].' It is addressed to Mr. A Bassano, #527 S. 18th St., Paris, Tex" It is postmarked Oklahoma, Oklahoma on Aug 16, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[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

R.A. Long Building, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard advertising for the Hydraulic-Press Brick Co. of Kansas City, Missouri. The picture on the card is one of their buildings, the R.A. Long Building in Kansas City. It is 15 stories tall with columns at the front entrance. There is no correspondence on the card.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Government Building, Paris, Texas

Description: Green monotone postcard depicting the Government Building in Paris, Texas. Correspondence on the back reads, " Your package was received many thanks for same. Aunto - Rosa." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris R.P.O. on May 17, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Three Chicks]

Description: Color postcard picturing three newly hatched chicks standing in some hay. Correspondence on the back reads, "Weather very hot and raining most of the time. Dorothy and mother well. Love to Rosa Louise and mother, M. Erler" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

Description: Embossed gold, red, and green Christmas postcard with holly and berries decorating it. Written in gold, "A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Doll-Baby:- Santa left a piano for you at 'Erloo' Hurry home so we can hear you play. 'Erloo & baboo'." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Dec 26, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings

Description: Glossy color postcard depicting a barking dog, below which is written,"Hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings" Holly berries decorate two of the corners of the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Jack I wish you a happie Xmas. Also a long life. You are only a little white dog but always treat other dogs white and you will stay while all respects that's all [ ]" It is addressed to Jack Dill, Paris, Tex.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Federal Building and Post Office, Ohama, Neb.

Description: Color postcard picturing the Federal Building and Post Office in Omaha, Nebraska. It has a tower with a clock on it and flag poles on the top of the roof. correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Dillie and all I just recd your card. was glad to hear form you. I wish you and Babe were here Omaha is going to have a big time next weake. Ethel Tandreau" It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla. 206 E 5th. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Sept. 24, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

The Bogie Man

Description: Color Halloween postcard depicting two babies wearing hats running past a jack-o-lantern sitting on a fence post. An over-turned bucket lies on the ground. Printed below them are the words, "The Bogie Man." Correspondence reads, "How's the little girl? We have been [ ] It is hot. [ ]" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Tuttle, Okla. on Jul 18.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

To Wish You a Happy Christmas

Description: Hand-colored photo postcard picturing an arrangement of three pink and yellow orchids with "To Wish You a Happy Christmas" printed above them. Correspondence reads, "Dear Little Rosa I wish you a happier Xmas and a happie new year and a very well spent life and your mother and father will be proud of One I will be proud to hear of. wish all good wishes I am yours very truly Rass" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise D Paris, Texas
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Roses and Ribbons]

Description: Embossed color postcard decorated to look like a gift tied with a pink ribbon and red roses. Correspondence on the back reads, "A happie Xmas and new year is my sincere wishes for you and in all years to come joy and happiness be yours. With all good wishes. I am always your friend. ARN" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Christmas Greetings

Description: Color postcard depicting a friar in a wine cellar tasting some wine from a cask. Printed on card is, "Christmas Greetings" and "In Cellar Cool" Handwritten on the front is, "I wish you a most joyous Xmas [ ]" It is addressed to E.A. Dill, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

A Merry Christmas

Description: Embossed gold colored postcard with a picture of a cat and some holly with berries. Correspondence on the back reads, "Wishing you a happy Christmas and a blessed New year. Chas. [ ]" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano-, City, c/o Frisco Aud. Office. It is post marked Paris, Texas on Dec 23, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard

Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving

Description: Embossed color postcard picturing a turkey standing on a table with a pumpkin pie and a bowl of something red. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 8th St, Oklahoma, Okla.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Christmas Tree and Girls]

Description: Glossy color postcard depicting two girls next to a Christmas tree. The tree is decorated and has toys underneath it. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard