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Threadgill Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Description: Color postcard depicting the Threadgill Hotel in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is a red brick building with four stories and awnings on the windows. Handwritten on the front of the card, "Sat. Aug 17/07, Her missed her missed her fever again so I hope her is getting alright. Mud" It is addressed to Mr. A. Bassano, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 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

[Three Dogs]

Description: Color postcard depicting two dachshunds on a bridge looking at another dog in a stream. Handwritten on the front of the card,"lovingly 'Mud' Aug 22/07" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise, Oklahoma"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

To My Valentine

Description: Monochromatic postcard depicting a child in a hat flying a kite shaped like a heart with a little cupid hanging on its tail. Above the child is written, "To My Valentine" and below is written, "A Tale of Love I Send to Thee" There is no correspondence on the back.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

To My Valentine

Description: Embossed color Valentine postcard depicting a little girl in a white dress holding a basket of forget-me-nots. Standing next to her is a dachshund. A green ribbon and two pink hearts decorate the card. Printed at the bottom are the words, "To My Valentine" Correspondence on the back reads, "With lots of love for my dear little girl from Miss Belle." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 577 N. High, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Feb 13, 1911.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

To The Old Girl

Description: Color postcard depicting an old woman in a green hat with a red feather, with white curled hair and glasses. Printed below the picture, "To the Old Girl. You've knocked ten years from off your age; Gee whiz, but you're old as the hills. You've taken three carloads of lotions. and spent a young fortune on pills." Handwritten on the front, "This is not so much your case as some married woman I know. You sure take one back about [ ] with a line this well. Alice." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 S. 18th St.. Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Aug 2, 1907.
Date: unknown
Creator: Myer
Item Type: Postcard

To Wish you a bright New Year

Description: Embossed color postcard with a horse shoe and pansies on a silver card with, "To Wish you a bright New Year" printed on it in red. Correspondence on the back reads, "Many Happy New years for my Girlies. Aunt Mamie" It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, 527 S. Mill St. Paris, Texas.
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

To Wish you A Merry Christmas

Description: Embossed color Christmas postcard made to look like an envelope with ribbons and holly on it. "To Wish you A Merry Christmas" is printed on the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Dad, Of [ ] in think and speak of you often, but at this glad Xmas time us want to remind you of this for you & yours a very Merry Xmas & happy New Year. Jane & Chas." It is addressed to Mr. A. Bassano, Paris, Tex., 8 Mill St. It is postmarked Weatherford, Texas on Dec. 22, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Turnverein Clubhouse and Grounds, Houston, Texas

Description: Color postcard depicting the Turnverein Clubhouse and grounds in Houston, Texas. Park benches and a gazebo sit outside the buildings of the clubhouse. Correspondence on the back reads, "Hello! Little Girl, After many adventures I arrived here. It is a beautiful place. But have been sleepy most of the time. Write me little girl, Maude" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. Postmark is from Houston, Texas on Jul 15, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Tushaquint, Indian Chief

Description: Color postcard with a picture of Indian Chief, Tushaquint wearing his native costume, including a large headdress of feathers. It is a "Souvenir of the Rocky Mountains" postcard. Written on the front, "From the heart of the Rockies we send you greetings, Sam and [ ]" It is addressed to Mr and Mrs. Alfred Bassano, S. Mill Street, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Dec. 20, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Twelfth St & Paseo, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the the park at Twelfth and paseo in Kansas City, Missouri. There are benches, a stone wall, and an old canon along with sidewalks and landscaped gardens. On the back the correspondences reads, "Dear Mrs. Dill Just returned to Oklahoma City and reveived the letter you so kindly wrote me. Will write you in a few days when I can collect myself. Lovingly, mom. Kiss Lucy for me." It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 527 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla., Jume 22, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Two Little Boys]

Description: Photograph of two little boys. Written in pencil beneath the photo, "Frederick Lawrence, William [ ]". Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Little Girlie, I send you a picture of your little cousins. Wish you could come to see them & your old Aunty would like to snatch you up & give you a few kisses. Bring Mama & Aunt Rosa to see me - Aunty. The picture doesn't do the children justice". The card is not addressed or postmarked.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Union Station, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting the St. Louis Union Station with its turrets and tower. Many people and carts are in the street in front of the large building. Correspondence on the back reads, "Am in St. Louis on my way home too late for #1 and will have all day to wait for #5. Guess I'll have a lonely time. Rosa." It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Union Stock Yards, Chicago, Ill.

Description: Color postcard depicting the stock yards in Chicago, Illinois. Many cattle are coralled together while cowboys sit on fences looking on. The city of Chicago is in the background. The correspondence on the back reads, " "What my baby doing. I bet you want to see your old mean ugly Auntie, if you did say you wouldn't. Do you love your Auntie - Rosa". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Chicago, Ill.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Unveiling of Confederate Monument in Shreveport, LA]

Description: Postcard with an image of the unveiling of a confederate monument in Shreveport, Louisiana. Written above the image on the front of the postcard is, "Regards, Sidney Roberts". The postcard is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, c/o A.S. Roberts, Wynnewood, It.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Valentine Post Card]

Description: Color postcard picturing a country woman seated near a hearth with a small cupid behind her. Written on the card, "Young Cupid stands beyant th' door, Jist open it, Swateheart, do - By the rosy glow of your fire - I know, He'll whisper a saycrut to you." Handwritten on the front of the card, "Your own valentine R.L.D. Feb 14th 07" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, #527 S. Mill St, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Feb 13, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Valentine Post Card]

Description: Valentine postcard with a cupid upon a musical staff made of golden horizontal arrows with notes made of red hearts on ribbons. Text on the front of the card reads, "Yes-loving is a painful thrill, Ant not to love more painful still; But oh, it is the worst of pain. To love and not be loved again!" Correspondence on the back reads, "How is my precious 'Amnus'". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Chickasha, Okla. and is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 14, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Valentine Thoughts

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a flying cupid carrying a basket of roses on a silver background. Written below, are the words, "Valentine thoughts." Correspondence on the back reads, "I was in Paris Sunday but didn't see 'pap' haven't seen him since last summer. Be a good 'Little Rosa' Your friend, Ross." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla, High St. It is postmarked Feb 7, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

[Van Houten's Cocoa]

Description: Color advertisement with an image of two Japanese women sitting and lying on the floor as they smoke a pipe. The woman lying on the floor has a baby sitting next to her. The text on the back of the advertisement reads, "ENERGY and ENDURANCE depend largely on the food and drink you use. If you would keep yourself healthy and energetic, DRINK Van Houten's Cocoa It is not only a delicious and stimulating beverage; it is a food in its most appetising and digestible form."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

A View in Wariick Park, Paris, Tex.

Description: Color photo postcard picturing Wariick Park in Paris, Texas. Pedestrians walk along the pathway near a grove of trees. Three tents sit near the pathway. Handwritten on the front, "Wister, Okla. Jan 19th/08" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Sis, Everything is lovely & I've gone having a high time (that's me) will leave here in a few minutes & hope there will be no more trouble I am dead tired got here at 5 a.m. no sleep" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Wister, Okla. on Jan. 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

View in Wheeler Park, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Description: Color postcard picturing Wheeler Park in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Handwritten on the front, "Don't you think we have a beautiful park?" Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Sis:- Reached home O.K. Wed. afternoon; had an awful hot and dirty trip and was completely worn out when I got here. Mr. G. was here and is still or I could have written you last night. Kiss Her. tell me what she said after I was gone. Rosa." It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Okla.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

View of Church St. Paris, Tex.

Description: Color postcard depicting a view of Church St. in Paris, Texas. Homes with large front porches line the street. Correspondence on the back reads, " My dear Little Precious, 'Aunto' went to the circus yesterday and sure did wish for her baby to be there. did you go to it up there and how did you like it. Your Aunto who loves you. Rosa B." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill. 206 East 5th St., Oklahoma City, Okla. The postmark is from Paris, Texas on Oct 26, 1907.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bassano, Rosa
Item Type: Postcard