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Raleigh Court, Jamestown Exposition, 1907

Description: Color postcard picturing the Raleigh Court at the Jamestown Exposition in 1907. There is a lake in the foreground with many boats on it, walkways lined with lamp posts along the water, and numerous red buildings in the background with landscaping and fountains. Printed on the back is the description of the picture, "No. 109. Raleigh Court, Jamestown Exposition, 1907. Starting from the U.S. Government pier in the foreground at the left and going around and back to the westerly wing of the pier, this view shows the following buildings: U.S. Government Fisheries Exhibit, Machinery and Transportation, Mines and Metallurgy, State's Exhibits, Auditorium, Food Products, Manufacturers and Liberal Arts, U.S. Government Exhibits, Smithsonian Institute, National Museum Exhibits, etc., etc." Correspondence on the card reads," This looks well on a card, but in reality it is bum, in big letters. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, S. Mill St., Paris, Texas. it is postmarked Norfolk, Va on Sept 22, 1907.
Date: 1907
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Happy New Year

Description: Color postcard depicting four men frolicking in a snowy village on New Year's Eve. They appear to be singing and waving their hats. One has climbed a lamp post. Printed on the card is "Happy New Year" Correspondence reads, "Dear Dilly, Got your card today, sent you a little pkg Monday. My address is c/o Curtis House or 511 S. 13th St. Will write you soon, love to all. Write to me. Lovingly, M.L.H." It is addressed to Mrs. E. A. Dill, 527 S. Mill St, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Waco, Tex. on Apr 6, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Covered Walkway]

Description: Photograph of a covered walkway leading to the front doors of a building in Huntsville, Texas. There are geometric carvings on the front of the building, and there is a lamp post to the left.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Brick Building in Huntsville]

Description: Photograph of a brick building with four columns holding up the awning above the porch and seven windows on both the first and second floors in Huntsville, Texas. Trees are visible in the background, and there are lamps on the walk in front of it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Banner on Lamp Post]

Description: Photograph of a banner, bearing the word "Tradition" in orange letters, hanging from a lamp post along a sidewalk in Huntsville, Texas. There is another lamp and a bird bath directly behind the first lamp post, and there are trees visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

Fayette County Courthouse grounds, La Grange, base of light post

Description: Photograph of the base of a lamp post at the Fayette County Courthouse in La Grange. It reads: "Lost Pine Tree. "I dedicate this tree to the people of Fayette County, their historic past, ambitious present, and glorious future." Lady Bird Johnson, July 7, 1867. Through the efforts of congressman J.J. "Jake" Pickle, 10th Congressional District and others, the above dedication was made possible."
Date: October 7, 2006
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

Fayette County Courthouse grounds, La Grange, base of light post

Description: Photograph of the base of a lamp post on the ground of the Fayette County Courthouse in La Grange. It reads: "County Heritage: Fayette County was settled by members of the Old Three-Hundred, and created from Bastrop and Colorado Counties. It was named for the Marquis de LaFayette, and the county seat for his chateau in France. With dedication and perseverance, our forefathers gave the county its rich heritage and a prominent place in history. The Mier Expedition and Dawson's Company contributed to its early historical background, and the remains of these courageous men now lie on Monument Hill. The county has contributed many of its young men to keep the peace of this great nation, and this edifice will stand as a monument to their loyalty, courage, and sacrifice."
Date: October 7, 2006
Creator: Belden, Dreanna L.
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Man By Car]

Description: Photograph of a man walking up to a car parked in front of a brick building in Huntsville, Texas. There are lamp posts, a trash can, and a tree on the sidewalk, and more buildings are visible to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell