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[T&P Train #710]

Description: Photograph of T&P train #710 at the engine house in New Orleans, Louisiana. There are train cars and a building visible in the background. Written below the image are "[sic] T.&P. - M.P. Enginehouse New Orleans La" and "Frank Phillips."
Date: unknown
Creator: Phillips, Frank
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Postcard of Hodges Gardens in Fall]

Description: Postcard of rows of red, yellow, and white flowers lining a stone banked stream. On the back, the postcard adds, "Hodges Gardens Highway 171 - Many, Louisiana The exotic colors of fall attract many visitors to Louisiana's Garden in the Forest."
Date: April 15, 1968
Creator: Jim Hampson & Advertising Mart, Inc.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of the Roosevelt Hotel 2]

Description: Postcard of a large multistory building described as "The Roosevelt New Orleans "The Pride of the South. In the Heart of New Orleans. This picture shows the Roosevelt Hotel, the largest and finest in the South. It is the home of the famous Blue Room, New Orleans finest Supper Club. The Roosevelt has been designed to meet the demand for the highest type of hotel service and accommodations in New Orleans. All public rooms and a large percentage of guest rooms are air-conditioned." The message on the back is illegible.
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Milk Cart View in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of a woman driving a cart laden with milk jugs pulled by a white horse. Three other women are outside a white building with green doors and balcony fences. On the back of the postcard, the letter reads "Dear Mamie, I hope I will see you before this postcard does. It sure is hot here today - with love - Sigioua." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Ave Beaumont, Texas."
Date: October 1, 1907
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans 2]

Description: Postcard of a watercolor painting of the 15 story Roosevelt hotel in New Orleans. Below the sketch, it is described as "The Roosevelt, New Orleans, "The Pride of the South." " On the back, the postcard adds, "The New Roosevelt Hotel "The Pride of the South" In the Heart of New Orleans This picture shows the new Roosevelt Hotel, the largest and finest hotel in the South. It has been designed to meet the demand for the highest type of hotel service and accomodations. The Roosevelt, and the Bienville Hotel - facing Lee Circle (under Roosevelt management) - together provide more than 1200 strictly first-class rooms, each with a bath. Come to the Roosevelt. "
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Sugar Refineries in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of multiple story brick buildings near docks where horses draw carts laden with bags of sugar. The back of the postcard has a short letter, which reads, "Just got your letter, it was so sweet of you to write. [illegible] to get a hustle on [illegible] please. Love to all Maria." The postcard is addressed to "Miss M. McFaddin Beaumont, Tex. 1906 McFaddin Ave."
Date: March 13, 1908
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of a watercolor painting of the 15 story Roosevelt hotel in New Orleans. Below the sketch, it is described as "The Roosevelt, New Orleans, "The Pride of the South." " On the back, the postcard adds, "The New Roosevelt Hotel "The Pride of the South" In the Heart of New Orleans This picture shows the new Roosevelt Hotel, the largest and finest hotel in the South. It has been designed to meet the demand for the highest type of hotel service and accomodations. The Roosevelt, and the Bienville Hotel - facing Lee Circle (under Roosevelt management) - together provide more than 1200 strictly first-class rooms, each with a bath. Come to the Roosevelt. "
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hodges Gardens Stream]

Description: Postcard of a stream winding towards the lake with scattered trees and yellow flowers along the side. The back of the postcard adds, "Hodges Gardens Highway 171 - Many, Louisiana A carpet of colorful pansies is an attraction every spring at Hodges Gardens, a year-round chain of flowers in the pine hills of Western Louisiana. Azaleas, tulips, dogwood in delicate pink and white, and masses of wild azalea and fragrant yellow jasmine form a brilliant spring show."
Date: April 15, 1968
Creator: Jim Hampson & Advertising Mart, Inc.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of the Archbishopric in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of a two story house with a balcony over the entrance, green window trim, with blue roofing and two red chimneys. The letter on the back of the postcard reads, "This home is over two hundred years old. I got your dear letter today and you know always enjoyed it, as [illegible] Marie." The postcard is addressed to "Miss M. McFaddin Beaumont, Tex. 1906 McFaddin Ave."
Date: March 17, 1908
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of French Market in New Orleans]

Description: Postcard of blue roofed market stalls with a line of carts drawn by horses on a cobblestone street. The letter reads, "Don't you wish you were here with us? How is "Mary Cobb" be loving herself. Keep your eye on her I have a ..." the rest of the letter is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 Third Ave Huntington, West Va."
Date: May 28, 1908
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Little Theater 2]

Description: Postcard of several colorful buildings lining the street where one green car is parked. Each building has a fenced balcony. On the back, the postcard adds "The Little Theater The Little Theater with a membership of nearly 3,000 has a nation-wide reputation. It is located at 616 St. Peter Street and forms the center of the Art Colony, a prominent feature in the life of old New Orleans."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Prince Conti]

Description: Postcard of a three story brick building with a wrought iron fence around the balcony on the second floor. A horse-drawn carriage is parked on the street lit only by streetlamps. On the back, the postcard adds, "The Prince Conti 830 Conti Street New Orleans, La. The completely air conditioned Prince Conti, New Orleans' most charming Hotel is located in the heart of the old French Quarter with world famous Bourbon street less than 100 feet away. Furnished throughout in authentic antiques and exquisite reproductions, it blends old world charm with the convenience of modern living. A three-minute walk through the romantic Vieux Carre will take you to any of the internationally known Creole restaurants."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hodges Gardens]

Description: Postcard of pine trees in the background with white and pink flowers in the foreground. On the back, the postcard adds, "Hodges Gardens Highway 171 - Many, Louisiana The tower on the highest level of the gardens attracts attention through the four seasons, especially in the spring when azaleas and dogwood and other seasonal flowers form interesting vistas."
Date: unknown
Creator: Advertising Mart, Inc. & Jim Hampson
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum