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[The Adolphus Hotel, Dallas]

Description: Color postcard with an image of the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas. The correspondence reads, "My Sweet Baby- Mother sure did miss you last night- but I know you were all right with Auntie and Uncle. be good and keep well. We are in Dallas now will will be on our way in a little while to go to Marlin and I will either write you from Waco or when we get to Marlin- it's awful cold here this morning - Love to you all three. Loving Y- Mud." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa S. Dill, c/o "Moter Inn", R,D. Stean Co, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Dallas, Texas on Feb 20, 1918.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

ALICE

Description: Monotone postcard with the word ALICE across the front. Within the letters of the word are faces of women. Written at the bottom of the front of the card, " From your sis who is having a time in Chicago". Correspondence on the back reads," My dear Sis:- I am still having 'Time of my life' but am getting anxious to hear from somebody. Especially as I left Pap not well. Had one letter from Hattie. We went to Jackson park last night and walked about 1 1/2 miles on the lake front - my it was grand. Rosa". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Chicago, Ill. on Aug 25, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Anheuser Busch Brewing Association]

Description: Picture of the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. It is a large complex of red brick buildings, some with towers and some with smokestacks. On the back is a partial advertisement for Budweiser beer.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

[Army and Navy Hospital in Hot Springs, Arkansas]

Description: Black and white photo postcard picturing the Army and Navy Hospital grounds in Hot Springs, Arkansas. It shows the driveway leading to the hospital with a small park on the right. Printed on the card, "U.S. Reservation Mountain Drive entering Army and Navy Hospital Grounds, Hot Springs, Ark." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex., P.O. Box 43. It is postmarked Texarkana, Ark-Tex on May 18, 1906.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

At the Old Cabin Door

Description: Colored postcard depicting an old rustic cabin with two men and a woman sitting outside of the front door. There are barrels and a well in the foreground. Handwritten on the front, "Dear Little Rosa L. I am so lonely, with out and will be sad after work today. Hurry and come back. Your Auntie Rosa." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris R.P.O. on April 16, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Auld Lang Syne Postcard]

Description: Color postcard with purple and white spray of flowers in upper right corner and Auld Lang Syne written in forget-me-nots in the lower right corner. Correspondence reads, "My Dear Sis - I am [not legible] and haven't had a [not legible] yet. Baggage-car caught fire and delayed us 10 minutes. loving, Rose". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Aug 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Baltimore Building and Lee Building in Oklahoma City]

Description: Monochromatic postcard with pictures of two buildings in Oklahoma City. On the left is the Baltimore Building, a five-story building with Seaver Drugs on its first floor. On the right is the Lee Building, another five story brick building. Printed on the card, "Greetings from Oklahoma City, Okla." Handwritten on the front, July 13th/ 07, Dear Pap- Jack came all right - & seems to be perfectly well but I was surprised to see him so soon. not a line from any of you yet. He is not so well has an eye tooth nearly through. will write you tomorrow. Alice" It is addressed to Mr. A. Bassano, 527 S. Mill St, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on July 13, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Beach Scene at Epworth Heights

Description: Photo postcard picturing a scene at Epworth Heights, a beach on Lake Michigan. A child sits on the sand looking out at the waves breaking on the shore. Handwritten on the front, "Hope Mr. Bailey gave you the other week. Mr. Clarke" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 So. Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Ludington Mich on Aug 27, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Bear Pit, Riverview Park, Omaha, Neb.]

Description: Color postcard with an image of bears in cages at the Riverview Park located in Omaha, Nebraska. Below the image is the text, "Bear Pit, Riverview Park, Omaha, Neb." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "1 of 5/07 We have had 2 weeks of street fair and carnival which is closing to-night. We are going to theater to-night. F.N. Ethel." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5, Okla City, Okla. It is postmarked Omaha, Neb. on Oct 6, 1907.
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

Best Christmas Wishes

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a small child kneeling beside her bed while Santa Claus looks on, carrying a sack of toys. "Best Christmas Wishes" is printed on the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Rosa, Wishing you a Merry Christmas and many returns of the day. Yours truly, Ada & Ida Rud." It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas, c/o Mrs. Earl Dill. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Dec 21, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Best Christmas Wishes

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting A small child kneeling beside her bed while Santa Claus looks on, carrying a sack of toys. "Best Christmas Wishes" is printed on the card. Hand written on the front, "show auntie what you want out of this bag on Santa's back" and "my baby-" Correspondence on the back reads, "Auntie got a letter from mother this morning. tell her not to dread Xmas for we are 'all doing the same' busted. Hurry up auntie wants to see you so bad -Auntie." It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, 417 High Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Dec 18, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Best Easter Wishes]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young boy holding a hen in a basket while standing through a giant egg. The text below the boy is, "Best Easter Wishes." Above the image is illegible handwriting.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Best Wishes for Easter

Description: Embossed color postcard with a scenic landscape placed in the center of a cross. Below the landscape are violets, a dove, and the words, "Best Wishes for Easter" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Tex on Apr 9, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Bird Cage, Forest Park, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Large aviary at Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri. Some large birds are standing nearby while swans swim in the pond. Correspondence on the back reads, "Have been here all day long and sure am tired. will leave at 8:15. Haven't seen a soul I knew, would have phoned Miss King but couldn't locate her - she may not be here. Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Birdseye View of Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard showing an aerial view of downtown Paris, Texas. Correspondence on the back reads,"Hello Precious, how are you today, why don't you say how you like the new postals. I am sending Mud's hat to her - this morning and will put you something in. Pappa wanted to send you a 'tabbie' but when he priced them they were $7.00 so you will have to wait a while. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Oct 18, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Birthday Greetings

Description: Color postcard depicting three birds on a wall in the foreground and a path leading to some cottages with thatched roofs and chimneys. A tree stands to the left and the text, "Birthday Greetings" is to the lower right. The correspondence saya, " Hello. Mrs. Tondreau So. Omaha, Nebr. R.F.D. # 3, We are 4 miles from the city, having lots of fun in the country" it is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 509 No. Broadway, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Boat House, Humbodlt Park, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the boat house at Humboldt Park in Chicago, Illinois. The large boathouse sits on the edge of a lake surrounded by trees. A couple rows in a boat across the water. The correspondence reads, "Dear old Sis, Am still having a fine time wish you and Hes were here with me. Am going out on an auto this aft. to take in the city. Don't know when I'll find time to write a letter. as they ? when I write postals. Lovingly, Rosa". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O.Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Aug 24 1908.
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

Bottling Department of Anheuser Busch Brewing Association

Description: Color postcard showing the interior of the Bottling Department at the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. There are tables with hundreds of bottles of beer. Many barrels and boxes fill the room. Printed under the picture it says, "800,000 bottles daily."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Boys Playing Marbles]

Description: Color postcard depicting two boys sitting on the ground playing marbles. They both wear caps on their heads. Correspondence on the back reads, "With love and best wishes Ada B. Reed" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Dill, Oklahoma, 206 E. 5th St.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard