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Survey of Biloxi Harbor, Miss.: "With a view of extending and deepening the channel into the harbor and around the eastern end of the peninsula into the sheltered waters of Back Bay also the present depth and general condition of channel east of Deer Island."

Description: Map shows islands, shoreline detail, borings, beacons, lighthouses, bridges, and some locations of some structures. Inset: [Overview map of Biloxi Bay from] U.S.C.& G. Survey. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Scale [1:15,000].
Date: 1908
Creator: Jervey, H.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Coosa River, Ga., Map of Horseleg Shoals and vicinity : showing proposed location of lock and dam, March 25, 1908, from survey of Nov. 17, 1907 - Jan. 8, 1908 [Accompanying Text].

Description: Explanation and supporting information related to map that shows bridges, tributaries, town layout, ferries, and bars along the course of Coosa River west of Rome, Georgia.
Date: 1908
Creator: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Snohomish River, Washington from the mouth to Lowell : compiled under direction of Major H.M. Chittenden, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army.

Description: Map shows street names, railroads, wharves, shoreline and riverside industries by name, and building shapes and locations. Includes detailed compass readings. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:12,000].
Date: 1908
Creator: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Sons of Herman Lodge in Needville, Texas]

Description: Photograph of the Sons of Herman Lodge in Needville, Texas in 1908. Some of the members of the lodge have been identified as front row left to right: Mr. Kossler, Mr. Hackstedt, August Schendel, Mr. Thoeff, Unknown, Mr. Ernest Zwahr, Unknown, Unknown, Mr. Reeh, Unknown. Second row: Unknown, Unknown, Charlie Seiler, Adolph Seiler, Mr. Jungerman, Mr. Quebe, Mr. Requardt, Mr. Moench, Unknown, Unknown. The group is posed in front of a wooden unpainted building. The photograph is mounted on a black cardboard matte. The matte is peeling and worn. Image is also peeling. Image dimensions are: 24.5 cm X 19.2 cm.
Date: 1908
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

Railroad map of Ohio.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Ohio railroads, counties, cities, towns, canals, electric railways, coal lands, tunnels, and notable physical features; shipping routes on Lake Erie. Includes index. Scale [ca. 1:510,000].
Date: 1908
Creator: Railroad Commission of Ohio
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

["Always" Postcard: Part 1]

Description: Postcard with a photograph of a man and a woman standing next to a large tree, the woman is wearing a dress and the man is wearing a suit. There is a set of lyrics printed underneath the photo that read: "You ask me if this love of mine, Sweetheart will ever die, If time will change my feelings dear, I answer with a sigh : While life will last, while flowers bloom, While birds sing sweet their lay, The love so deep within my heart Will live each night and day."
Date: [1908..1910]
Creator: Bamforth & Co.
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

["Always" Postcard: Part 2]

Description: Postcard with a photograph of a couple holding each other and sitting on a bench under some trees. There are lyrics printed underneath the picture that read: "Always, always, I will love you always, Do not fear, my love is true, And I live alone for you. Always, always, I will love you always, Love like mine is ever thine, And it lives always."
Date: [1908..1910]
Creator: Bamforth & Co.
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

["Always" Postcard: Part 3]

Description: Postcard with a photograph of a man kneeling on one knee next to a woman in a dress and sitting on a bench underneath some trees. This card is the third in a set of romance cards entitled "Always." The lyrics printed under the photo are lengthy and are meant to describe the love for another person.
Date: [1908..1910]
Creator: Bamforth & Co.
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

The Morning Wash

Description: Postcard depicting a child standing on a stool bending over a lavatory, or wash basin. Correspondence on the back reads, "Will mail this at Monett and you will know I am thus far safe. Wish I had my baby with me but she wouldn't enjoy it. It is wet and cool, rained several times. [ ] Rose" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, Oklahoma City, Okla., P.O. Box 838. It is postmarked Danville, Aug 21, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

["Red Riding Hood" Cat]

Description: Color postcard of a cat in a Red Riding Hood costume. Correspondence on the back reads, " Hello! Rosa Louise Your Baboo Dorothy K." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 527 S. 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Jan 13, 1908.
Date: unknown
Creator: Barnes, G.L.
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[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
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Twelfth St & Paseo, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with a picture of the the park at Twelfth and paseo in Kansas City, Missouri. There are benches, a stone wall, and an old canon along with sidewalks and landscaped gardens. On the back the correspondences reads, "Dear Mrs. Dill Just returned to Oklahoma City and reveived the letter you so kindly wrote me. Will write you in a few days when I can collect myself. Lovingly, mom. Kiss Lucy for me." It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 527 18th St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla., Jume 22, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Valentine Post Card]

Description: Valentine postcard with a cupid upon a musical staff made of golden horizontal arrows with notes made of red hearts on ribbons. Text on the front of the card reads, "Yes-loving is a painful thrill, Ant not to love more painful still; But oh, it is the worst of pain. To love and not be loved again!" Correspondence on the back reads, "How is my precious 'Amnus'". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, Chickasha, Okla. and is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 14, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Auld Lang Syne Postcard]

Description: Color postcard with purple and white spray of flowers in upper right corner and Auld Lang Syne written in forget-me-nots in the lower right corner. Correspondence reads, "My Dear Sis - I am [not legible] and haven't had a [not legible] yet. Baggage-car caught fire and delayed us 10 minutes. loving, Rose". It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Aug 19, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[A portrait of Col. Hugh B. Moore in uniform]

Description: A posed photograph of Col. Hugh B. Moore in Army uniform. This photograph was taken before Col. Moore's service in World War I, as he does not wear his military decorations on his uniform jacket. In the portrait, Col. Moore is seated, holding his military cap in his lap.
Date: [1908..1914]
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Fluffy Cat in a Handbag]

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a fluffy gray and white cat sitting inside a brown leather handbag. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 521 Sou Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Terrell, Tex on May 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes