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[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

[Confederate Monument, Paris, Tex.]

Description: Postcard with an image of a Confederate monument located in Paris, Texas. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "My own Baby, Aunt Rosa sure want to see you tonight."
Date: unknown

[Easter Greetings]

Description: Color postcard with an image of two birds and flowers. Below the image is the text, "Easter Greetings." On the front of the postcard is some illegible handwriting.
Date: unknown

[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

[A Joyful Easter]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young boy holding a hen. He is surrounded by flowers.
Date: unknown

[Our Egg-cellent Army]

Description: Color postcard with an image of three eggs dressed in military uniform. Below the image is the text, "Our Egg-cellent Army" and handwritten is, "A Happy Easter."
Date: unknown

[Such a Jolly Time]

Description: Postcard with an image of a young child playing on the shore of a body of water. Below the image is the text, "Such a Jolly Time."
Date: unknown

[Easter Greetings]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young boy holding a nest full of eggs with a hen sitting on top. The child is coming through a giant sized egg and there are flowers surrounding the giant egg. Below the boy is the text, "Easter Greetings."
Date: unknown

[Friday]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl in a red dress cleaning. The girl is sweeping with a broom and there is a bucket of water at her feet. Below the image is the text, "Friday" and handwritten is, "From Dorothy Katheryne Erler." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S 18th St., Paris, Tex.
Date: unknown
Creator: Erler, Dorothy Katheryne

[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

["Sunset on the Beach" in Galveston, Texas]

Description: Monochromatic photo postcard depicting approximately 60 bathers in Galveston Bay. The picture is taken from the shore at sunset. Men, women, and children are in the bathing attire of 1907. Printed on the card, "Greetings from Galveston - A Sunset on the Beach." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. P.O. Box 43. It is postmarked Paris, Tex.
Date: unknown

Easter Greetings

Description: Color postcard with a large baby chick standing on some grass and the words, "Easter Greetings" above it. Correspondence on the back reads, "Have you got some chickens like this. I have about thirty little ones. Ammous" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Texarkana & Whites. on Apr 9, 1909.
Date: unknown

Cotton Compress

Description: Black and white print of a "Cotton Compress" on a postcard. It pictures a long open building with hundreds of bales of cotton sitting outside of it. Handwritten on the card, " My Dear Sis - wish you would find time to write a long letter Emb came yes-many thanks. Coat goods 45 in wide & 3.20 per yd. Tell M. to hurry if she wants it for there is only a small piece left. "Her" sends you kisses. Lovingly, Alice I am making you a waist for your B.D. I am sorry I am so slow[ ] takes 1/2 of my time. Oct 18th/06." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, c/o P.C. College, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Oct. 19, 1906.
Date: unknown

[Pair of Birds]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a pair of birds together on a branch covered in blue forget-me-nots and white flowers. Below the picture is written, "To my Valentine." Correspondence on the back reads, "From Aunt Louise." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 417 High St. Oklahoma, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Texas on Feb 12, 1909.
Date: unknown

Sport on the Beach

Description: Color photo postcard picturing 4 men and 4 women on the beach at Atlantic City, New Jersey. They are in their swim suits and posing on the beach. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Atlantic City, N.J. on Sept 17, 1907.
Date: unknown

Rock of Ages

Description: Embossed color postcard with a small scene of a girl hugging a cross in rays of light, beneath it are the the words, "Rock of Ages," the lyrics and music to the song are included as well. There are also white lilies and crocuses decorating the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "everything is fine though mother [ ] is real sick Maude. It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 517 High St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Tuttle, Okla. on Mar 2 1909.
Date: unknown

Easter Greetings

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a woman wearing a purple dress and hat and carrying Easter lilies. "Easter Greetings" is written on the card. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown

Wishing You a Happy New Year, 1909

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two white doves standing on a heart shaped bunch of forget-me-not flowers. Above them is "1909" formed of red roses and below them is written, "Wishing You A Happy New Year." Correspondence on the back reads, " Dear Rosa Louise:- I suppose Santa Claus was good to you. He was very good to me. When are you coming home? I want to see you. Love from your mother, daddy & your baby Dorothy Katherine Erler." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 18th Street, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jan 1, 1909.
Date: unknown

[George Washington]

Description: Color postcard with a portrait of George Washington in an oval frame topped with red, white, and blue ribbons. Below the picture is written, "Here's to the Birthday we now celebrate." Correspondence on the back reads, "Lookout tomorrow, mailed on the 12.40 Train for a 'ery vay ersonal pay' etter lay. #9 -Lovingly, Rosa Edna has a new girl."
Date: unknown

Sherwood Inn, Fortress Monroe, Va.

Description: Photo postcard of the Sherwood Inn of Fortress Monroe, Virginia. The four-story building is on a street corner. It has a front porch with a balcony above it, a round turret on its left, many brick chimneys, and awnings on the windows. Handwritten on the front, "9-21-07. Home ain't nothing like this - C.F.C." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, S. Mill St., Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Fortress Monreo, Va. on Sept 21, 1907.
Date: unknown
Creator: Cheyne, C.E.

Henderson Street, Fort Worth, Texas

Description: Color postcard picturing Henderson Street in Fort Worth, Texas. The street is lined with trees. On the back the correspondence reads, "helo baby are you Glad that dady is all most Ready to come back home and have some tea party with you dad will be home Satday or Sunday. be good Baby Your Dady." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Okla City, 417 High St.,Okla. It is postmarked Decatur, Tex on Feb 3, 1909.
Date: unknown

[With Best Wishes for a Happy New Year]

Description: Color postcard with the illustration of a child angel standing before an elderly man and the rising sun. On the front of the postcard is handwritten, " Lovingly Aunt Louise." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, #109 West Park Place, Oklahoma City, OK. It is postmarked Waco, Tex on Jan 2.
Date: unknown