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Grand Lagoon, St Louis Exposition

Description: Color postcard depicting the Grand Lagoon, patterned after the one in Venice, Italy. Gondola boats float across the water. This postcard is an advertisement for the Regal Shoe Company of Boston. They offer to send a free map of the exposition to anyone interested. Handwritten on the front of the card, "Hello your self. I have been to fair & returned had fun plenty. You owe me letter. Your friend, S.G.F. Was at fair ten days. Why did you not write you before you went." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex., South Mill St. It is postmarked Cincinnati, Ohio on Oct 27, 1904.
Date: 1904
Item Type: Postcard

[Cradle Roll Reception]

Description: Postcard with an image of several young girls holding hands and dancing in a circle. The text below the image in an invitation to the Cradle Roll Reception and reads, "We are going to have a party! Will you come? Our welcome will be hearty; Will you come? Just coax Mamma to bring you; Some pretty songs we'll sing you, Close to our hearts we'll swing you; Say you'll come! You will see some other babies When you come; So now no 'ifs' nor 'Maybes' You must come! We're longing to caress you, To our loving hearts will press you And we'll ask the Lord to bless you, 'Course you'll come!" The date, time, and place of the reception is handwritten, "Friday Afternoon Apl 13 1906 from 330 to 5 o'clock at 1st Cumb Pres Ch, Chas Manlou. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, City.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Postcard

[I'm in a Hurry]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a bull chasing a man. Above the image is the text, "I'm in a hurry" and handwritten is, "Headed for Dalfort." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Channing on Jun 10, 1907.
Date: 1905~
Item Type: Postcard

San Fernando Cathedral and City Hall, San Antonio, Tex.

Description: Color postcard picturing the city of San Antonio. In the center of the picture stands San Fernando Cathedral with San Antonio City Hall behind it. A date "10-12006 #9" is handwritten on the front. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked San Antonio, Tex. on Oct. 12, 1906.
Date: 1905
Item Type: Postcard

Sioux Squaw and Papoose

Description: Color postcard of a Sioux woman (squaw) and her baby (papoose) in Native American costume. "Sept 28th, [ ] here all right & will write you today. sure do miss you all baby is well Alice." It is addressed to Mr. R. Bassano and "Rose", Paris, Tex, 527 S. Mill St. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Sept 28, 1908
Date: 1905
Item Type: Postcard

[The Attack]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a child holding her doll as a dog tries to pull it away from her. Below the image is the text, "THE ATTACK". Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "1. Hy Jack and Her. 4/29/07 Anto." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill 206 East 5th Street Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 29.
Date: 1906
Creator: Gross, O.
Item Type: Postcard

[Canoeing]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a woman in a canoe. Below the image is the text, "Canoeing." Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "To Rosa Louise Dill From Aunt Rosa Bassano." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 19, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[A Good Book is the Best Companion]

Description: Color postcard with an image of two young girls in red dresses reading books at opposite ends of a large table. Below the table is the text, "A good book is the best companion" and handwritten at the bottom of the postcard is, "No it isn't my baby [ ]. Aunt R."
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Good Bye]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a women dressed in white sitting in a boat. Below the image is the text, "Good Bye." The correspondence written on the front of the postcard reads, "Dear Little Rosa, It is your Aunt Rosa's fate to have to tell the ones 'good bye,' who she thinks the most of. It certainly is lonely here when you are away. I don't see why you can't stay with me all the time. Your Loving Auntie Rosa. 4/18/07." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 19, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Happy Be Your Christmas]

Description: Color postcard with an image of two pink stockings decorated with mistletoe. "C. Manlou" is handwritten near the bottom on the front of the postcard. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Ms. Dill Oil Mill, Oklahoma City, Ok. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Dec 22, 1906.
Date: 1906~
Item Type: Postcard

[Hearing]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl in a red dress holding a clock to her ear. Below the image is the text, "Hearing" and handwritten on the sides of the postcard is, "this look like you? Yes? No? No. From you makes me wish I could see you I wish June was here now." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "I think that card you sent me is mighty pretty. I saw your 'Mamma' this afternoon she was going to get some stamps to send your papers to you. Good-by-your, [ ]." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, c/o E.A. Dill, 509 North Broadway, Oklahoma, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on May 7, 1908.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Hello, Mama!]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl on the telephone while standing on a chair close to a desk. Below the image is the text, 'Hello, Mama!" Handwritten is, "Why don't you say 'Hello Aunt Rosa,' cause she's the one who wants to hear and see you."
Date: 1906~
Item Type: Postcard

[Looking for Game]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a woman riding a horse. Below the image is the text, "Looking for Game" and handwritten above the image is, "For my Precious little 'Brown eyes' from Aunt Rosa Bassano. 5/1/07." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on May 1, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[My Underalls]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a child wearing white undergarments. Below the image is the text, "My Underalls" and handwritten is, "I have all your eyelets worked. Auntie Rosa 4/17/07." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Should Auld Acquaintance Be Forgot?]

Description: Color postcard with an image of two young girls in red dresses sitting at opposite ends of a desk, writing letters. The text on the desk reads, "Should auld acquaintance be forgot?" and handwritten on the sides of the postcard is, "With love to Rosa Louise, from your Sweet heart Harry Geron [ ]. Florence, Colorado, 230 E. Maulet." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill & Mrs. Earl Dill, 206 E. 5th St., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Mar 11, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

Sweet Little Maid

Description: "Just Girl" series no. 9 color postcard, depicting a woman in a large hat covered in pink flowers with a large bow tying it to her head. A poem on the front of the card reads, "'Sweet little maid with eyes of brown, If I ask your age will you call me down?' 'Oh no,' said she with a glance caressing, 'Dear little man, just keep on guessing.'" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, c/o Mrs. E.A. Dill, 629 Chickasha Ave, Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 7, 1908.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Three Kitties]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a child holding two kittens. Below the image is the text, "Three Kitties" and handwritten is "Aug 18th." The correspondence on the back of the postcards reads, "I got your postcard and papers and I think it was mighty sweet of you but I had rather see you. Your 'Ammus'." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th St., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Aug 16, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[The Victory]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a dog tearing apart a little girl's doll as the little girl cries in the background. Beneath the image is the text, "THE VICTORY." Handwritten on the front of the postcard is "2. Anto Rosa 4/29/07" and by the image of the little girl is handwritten "Don't cry." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Apr 29.
Date: 1906
Creator: Gross, O.
Item Type: Postcard

[A Woman, A Girl, and A Giant Clover]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a woman and a young girl, who is holding a giant four leaf clover. The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Dear Alice: Get [ ]. I know you think hard of me for not writing. Ruth and Alice both have been sick since I got up. Alice is not well this morn. The baby is fine and I am just so,so. Bird." The postcard is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla., 206 E. 5th St. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Oct 1, 1907.
Date: 1906
Item Type: Postcard

[Bears on Friday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two bears doing house work. The older bear is sweeping a rug and the baby bear is dusting. Written on the card is 'Friday" and "Bear and for bear" Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello Little Precious what are you doing do you love Auntie, tell Mud Mary Crook wants to know if she wants to sell her folding bed and what she wants for it, answer quick. Lovingly, Auntie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 North Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard

[Bears on Sunday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two bears walking up a path to church on Sunday. The father bear carries a pink parasol and a bible and wears a blue suit and pink bow tie. The baby bear has on a pink coat with a large blue bow on the back.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard

[Bears on Thursday]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a mother and baby bear in their kitchen baking an apple pie. "Thursday" is printed on the card as well as "Bear and for bear" Correspondence on the back reads, " My dear Baby- Auntie hasn't written to Mud yet too much meeting will try and write before the week is gone. Are you being a good Baby for Auntie and Pappa - your Auntie Rose" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 No. Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris R.P.O. on Apr 5, 1908.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard

[Canal St. Martin]

Description: Color postcard with an image of Canal St. Martin. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is the name "Dorothy K. Erler." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "I guess darling you have been kept busy visiting all the parks with Dorothy's papa- but no doubt you enjoy it. M.Erler". The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Quincy, Ill. on Jul 31 1907.
Date: 1907~
Item Type: Postcard