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[Woman Sewing with a Little Girl Nearby]

Description: Color postcard depicting a woman seated in a chair with her back turned as she sews. A little girl plays nearby in a white dress with a pink sash. On the table in the background is a red table cloth and a silver tea pot. On the wall above is a round mirror. Written on the back of the card, "This is Mommie and Rosa Louise."
Date: unknown

[Wooden Flowers]

Description: Color postcard of wood with a relief carving of flowers on top of it. The flowers are painted lavender and purple with green and brown leaves on the stem. Correspondence on the back is illegible. The card is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 509. N. Broadway, Okla City, Okla. It is postmarked Corsicana, Tex on May 7, 1908.
Date: unknown

[Working Overtime]

Description: Color postcard depicting a man and woman embracing. Written in the card is, "Have no time to write Working overtime Don't Worry" Correspondence on the back reads, "9-1-09 My dear Peoples- Well I got home OK and found Miss E. here - I have started in to work this A.M. so haven't time to write now. Will write soon. Lovingly, Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 517 High St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Sep 1, 1909.
Date: unknown

[Y.M.C.A. in Waco, Texas]

Description: Black and white photo of the Y.M.C.A. in Waco, Texas. It is a square building, three stories high with windows all around. The card is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Texas on Sept 12, 1908.
Date: unknown

[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

[Young Girl with Dogs]

Description: Postcard with an image of a young girl with two dogs. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5, Oklahoma Cy, O.T. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 14, 1907.
Date: 1907

Young Lady Wanted

Description: Comical color postcard depicting a young man in a room scrubbing an article of clothing on a washboard in a barrel. Clothes hang on a makeshift clothesline behind him. Printed under the picture, "Young lady wanted to keep house for Single Young Man. (State salary required.)" Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello Sweety, What do you say to this do you notice my friend."
Date: unknown

[Young Men's Christian Association]

Description: Color postcard with an image of the Young Men's Christian Association building in Paris, Texas. The correspondence reads, "My dear little precious. Auntie is so sorry you are sick hurry and get well. Auto loves you, do you still love Auntie? Loving 'Auntie' Rosa Bassano." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 E. 5th Street, Oklahoma, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Oct 17, 1907.
Date: unknown
Creator: Rosa Bassano

[Yule-tide Greetings]

Description: Color postcard with an image of a young girl dressed in white with holly surrounding her. Below the image is the text, "Yule-tide Greetings." The correspondence on the back reads, "Dec 23rd, 1911, Dear Rosa may this be a joyful Xmas time to you. Hope Santa Claus has remembered you bountifully. You and Mama must come and see our baby niece Eugenia. Lovingly Ada and Ida Reed." The postcard is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Dec 23, 1911.
Date: 1911