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[Roses and Ribbons]

Description: Embossed color postcard decorated to look like a gift tied with a pink ribbon and red roses. Correspondence on the back reads, "A happie Xmas and new year is my sincere wishes for you and in all years to come joy and happiness be yours. With all good wishes. I am always your friend. ARN" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Paris, Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Doves bringing Birthday Greetings]

Description: Embossed color postcard with six doves flying in the sky carrying envelopes around their necks attached with pink ribbons. The card says, "Birthday Greetings". Correspondence on the back reads,"Dear Doll Baby:- I hope you spent a pleasant birthday. I completely for got the date or would have remembered you on that day- but will later." It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, #628 Chickasha, Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Feb 14, 1908 in Chickasha and Oklahoma, Okla.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Men by Double Doors]

Description: Photograph of five men standing by the double doors of a building in Cleveland, Texas. The third man from the left holds a ribbon that has been strung across the door, and another man is visible through the glass of the door inside the building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Young, Moon
Partner: Cleveland Historic Society

Ribbon and Braid Holder.

Description: Patent for a new and improved ribbon and braid holder. This design "consist[s] of [a] V-shaped wire having the cross-piece and the pin, having eyes at its ends, through which eyes the shanks of the V-shaped wire pass freely . . . [and] [t]he combination, with the roll, having the central aperture" (lines 55-61).
Date: July 14, 1885
Creator: Stone, Charles M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ribbon Holder.

Description: Patent for a new and improved ribbon holder. This design consists in "[a] rotary ribbon-holder case made in sections having slots and arc-latches, and the removable rotary-spindles, having squared portions to engage the spools and projecting heads, formed with necks to engage the arc-latches and key-sets" (lines 70-75).
Date: November 6, 1883
Creator: Lane, Isaac Theophilus
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Greetings From Roxton, TX

Description: Color postcard depicting a bunch of clover and blossoms tied with a ribbon. Hand written on the front is, "Greetings from Roxton, TX." Correspondence on the back reads, "Please hurry and let 'Auntie' come home and you and your mama come with her cause I wast to see you all. be a sweet girl all fine R.G." It is addressed to Miss Rosa L Dill, Oklahoma City, O.K.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Press For Ribbons, & c

Description: Patent for a press for ribbons. This invention is for a press that smooths the wrinkles out of ribbon, lace, and other items such as neckties. Illustration included.
Date: November 10, 1903
Creator: Fuqua, William Yancey
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Portrait of a Woman]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. There are two images of the same woman in the same pose. She is looking to her right. She is wearing a dress with three bows on the bust.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

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
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Postcard of Bird with Flowers and Ribbon]

Description: Postcard of a bird holding purple flowers in its beak surrounded by green ribbons. Underneath the bird in glittery writing is the name "Meddie." Handwritten note on the back of the postcard tells the recipient that the author will not be visiting as planned. Printed text on the back of the card repeats the word "Post card" in languages including English, German, French, and thirteen other languages.
Date: unknown
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Hickman]

Description: Photograph of 1 female, Hickman, possibly from Miami. There is a bust image of a woman wearing a lace dress along with a pendant necklace and pearl earrings. Her hair is curled and tied in a ribbon.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Gypsy Brooks]

Description: Photograph of 1 female, Gypsy Brooks. There are two images of the same woman, Gypsy Brooks. In the first image, she is facing the camera. In the second, she is seated at a three quarter angle, smiling and looking away from the camera. In both she is wearing a dress or blouse with a wide white collar with a ribbon around her forehead, tied in a bow in the back.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Opal Ammons]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. There are two images of the same woman, Opal Ammons. The first is from her waist up with her directly facing the camera. The second is from her waist up with her at a three quarter angle. In both she is wearing a dark blouse with a large collar. She is wearing a necklace with her hair up, tied back with a bow.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Louise Hilton]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. There are two images of the same woman, Louise Hilton. In both she is photographed from the waist up. In the first, she is directly facing the camera. In the second, she is seated at an angle. In both, she is wearing a dark blouse with a necklace and her hair tied up in a bow.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Green's Brigade Reunion]

Description: Photograph of four men wearing hats; they are identified as the Thirty-third Annual Green's Brigade Reunion. One man is identified as M. Jones. Three men are standing, and one man is sitting in front. The standing men are wearing ribbons that say "Reunion."
Date: 1914
Creator: Winkelmann's Studio
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History