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[Postcard from Mabel to Mrs. M. E. Wise, November 28, 1949]

Description: Postcard from Mabel to Mrs. M. E. Wise, thanking her for her letter, sending her apologies that Mrs. Wise's father is unwell, and promising to explain why she will be unable to visit Boulder, Colorado until February. The front of the postcard features a photograph of two women standing on a large rock inside a dark cavern. Both women are wearing trousers and t-shirts, and the woman on the right has her hair pulled back into small draped turban. They are illuminated by a light from somewhere on the ground, which also reveals the large rock formations on the cave wall behind them. At their feet is a sign that reads, "Visit Cascade Caverns." The name of the cave, "Tobacco Room," is printed at the top of the postcard.
Date: November 28, 1949
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Postcard of Texas Pre-Civil War Houses, Boerne, Texas]

Description: Postcard of Texan houses built before the American Civil War. The postcard features two photographs of two houses on the front, with the caption "Early Texas Houses. Built Before Civil War. Many Still In And Near Boerne, Texas," and an invitation to Boerne's Centennial celebration. The photographs are of a two-story, gabled wooden house (on the left) with a staircase on the left side of the house, leading up to a doorway on the second story, and a small, one-story stone house (on the right) with three windows and a door on the left side. The back of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 1949~
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Postcard of Texas Pre-Civil War Houses in Boerne, Texas]

Description: Postcard of Texan houses built before the American Civil War. The postcard features two photographs - one of a one-story house, and one of a two-story house - on the front, with the caption "Early Texas Houses. Built Before Civil War. Many Still In And Near Boerne, Texas," and an invitation to Boerne's Centennial celebration. The photographs are of cabin style houses - the one on the right is made from wood and the one on the left is made from stones and wood. The house on the left has an overhang at the front, while the house on the right has an opening through the center. The back of the postcard is blank except for postcard markings.
Date: 1949~
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Sam Bass Headstone Postcard]

Description: Postcard with a photo of the headstone of infamous outlaw, Sam Bass, seen featured on the front. Text on the back of the postcard describes the outlaw's crimes and death, as well as the slow destruction of the headstone and community efforts to replace it.
Date: [1949..1955]
Creator: Sam Bass Cafe
Partner: Round Rock Public Library

[Birthday Greeting Card]

Description: Birthday greeting card with a red ribbon running through it. The card has a picture of an older woman surrounded with a wreath of flowers, and includes text: "Greetings from 'Mama Sue' on her ninetieth birthday, December 25, 1948."
Date: December 1948
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

[Portrait of Three Month Old Child]

Description: Portrait of three month old child sitting on decorative object. The child has a hat on and wearing a jacket with a onesie. There is a note on the back of the photograph in Spanish.
Date: October 29, 1948
Partner: Hispanic Heritage Center of Texas

[Postcard of the US Seen Through the Eyes of Texas]

Description: Postcard of the United States as seen through the eyes of Texas. The state of Texas takes up the entire middle portion of the map, and a large red heart in the middle reads "Biggest and Best Greetings From".
Date: 1948
Creator: West, Beatrice
Partner: Dallas Heritage Village

[Postcard of an Industrial Plant]

Description: Postcard of rows and rows of automobiles with some kind of industrial plant in the background. Also a train full of tank cars is visible in the background in front of the plant. The caption on the image reads "RUINS - Texas City Texas April 16 - 1947 M676."
Date: April 16, 1947
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Business Section in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the business section of Richmond, Texas. Ben Franklin Stores (second building) and a Café are identified by sign. Eight cars are parallel parked along the street.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Catholic Church in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the Catholic Church, Richmond, Texas. Same as 1971.075.001e.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Catholic Church in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the Catholic Church, Richmond, Texas. Multi-colored brick building. Bell tower on northeast corner of building. Shrubs to right of photo and trees on left.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[City Hall in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of City Hall, Richmond, TX. Two-story brick building with monument to right of photo. Shrubs in foreground.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[First Baptist Church in Richmond]

Description: Postcard image of the First Baptist Church, Richmond, Texas. Two and a half story church. Church sign can be seen in far left corner of photo.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fort Bend County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard image of the Fort Bend County Court House, Richmond, Texas. Small tree top in far right corner.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Fort Bend County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard image of the Fort Bend County Court House, Richmond, Texas. Same as 1971.075.001g.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Jane Long School in 1947]

Description: Postcard image of Jane Long School, Richmond, TX. One story brick building with flagpole in center of front sidewalk. Large tree to right and left of photo.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Lamar Monument]

Description: Postcard image of the Lamar Monument. In memory of first President of Texas. Richmond, Texas. Same as 1971.075.001i.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Lamar Monument and Grave]

Description: Postcard image of Lamar Monument and Grave in memory of first President of Texas. Richmond, Texas. Tree obstructs view of free-standing monument. Cross to right of monument. Foliage to right and left.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Lamar Monument, in memory of first President of Texas.]

Description: Postcard image of the Lamar Monument, in memory of first President of Texas, Richmond, Texas. Tree partially obstructs view of the free standing monument. Foliage to right and left of photo. Same postcard as 1971.075.001i.
Date: 1947
Partner: Fort Bend Museum