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[Illustrated Song Postcard, "Go on Smiling": Part 4]

Description: Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska, and is the last of four romance cards sent to Mamie. The photograph shows a man and a woman leaning against a stone wall, the woman is wearing a white dress and the man is wearing a suit; the caption on the bottom of the photograph reads: "Promise in your eyes I find find my sunshine Go on smiling dear." There is a note on the back of the card that says: "Do you promise?"
Date: October 24, 1908
Creator: Scott & Van Altena
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

[Century Plant, San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a man standing by a century plant. The century plant has a long stalk that stretches several meters into the air, with flowers blooming on the top. The back of the photograph has a printed history of the city of San Antonio. Cabinet card format.
Date: 1889?
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Manual of Texas Flora

Description: Manuscript for botany students describing 98 families of plants in Texas including 341 genera and 774 species. The book is organized into four parts: 1// Key to the Families, pages 1-100; 2// [Mustard] Family -- Flax Family, pages 101-150 and Flax Family -- Evening Primrose Family (Guara), pages 151-200; 3// Potato Family -- Madder Family (Galium), pages 251-300 and Evening Primrose Family (Guara) -- Solanaceae Pers. Potato Family, pages 201-250; 4// Honey Suckle Family -- Composite XVI. (Leptilon), pages 301-350 (First Part) and Composite XVI. (Leptilon) -- End, pages 351-383 (Second Part) with General Index of Latin Names, pages L1-L7, English Index, Including Popular Plant Names, pages E1-E6, and Glossary, pages G1-G11.
Date: August 28, 1916
Creator: Ruth, Albert
Partner: Botanical Research Institute of Texas Library

[Yucca Trees, San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of three Yucca Trees in an arid landscape. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Along the Rio Grande River, Texas." Additionally, the back of the photograph provides a history of the San Antonio Missions. Cabinet card format.
Date: 1889
Creator: Paris, A. C.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[River near San Antonio, Texas]

Description: Photograph of a river running below a stone arch, possibly a bridge. Brush is seen hanging from the arch and around the banks of the water. The back of the photograph contains a printed, detailed history of the missions of San Antonio. Cabinet card format.
Date: 1889
Creator: Paris, A. E.
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Album page with four photos "groups"]

Description: Photograph of an early family album page with two photographs of different members of the Cuellar family. The first photograph of the front page is a group portrait of five women standing on a field in front of a tree. The women are wearing long dresses and some are holding flowers in their hands. The bottom photograph of the front page is a portrait of a man wearing a suit and glasses. A design is drawn on the white frame of the portrait. The left side of the back page is a woman with hat standing behind potted plants. The potted plants are part of the foreground while the woman and a wooden interior are the background. On the right side of the back page is a man wearing a suit with a hat staring at the camera while standing in front of the same wooden interior of the previous photograph.
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Tree in a Boulder]

Description: Photograph of a tree growing through a boulder, with the boulder cracked midway. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph says, "Tree splits a granite boulder near Marble Falls, TX, Llano County 1879."
Date: 1879
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Illustrated Song Postcard, "You're the Brightest Star of all My Dreams": Part 1]

Description: Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska with a tinted photograph of a woman standing behind sunflower plants and is wearing one in her hair; the lyrics underneath the picture read: "You're the brightest star of all my dreams." There is a short poem written on the reverse side of the card in red ink and it reads: "Tell me you love me and say you'll be true I love nobody in this world but you, your heart and my heart in love...I know I have your love and you have mine."
Date: 1908-10?
Partner: Private Collection of Margay Welch

["Burtons Orchids and Flowers" postcards]

Description: Photograph of a postcard from "Burtons Orchids and Flowers" located in Dallas,TX. The front of the postcard is a photograph of white and pink orchids with a black background. The back has a map of its location with parking lot instructions and store discounts.
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[ portrait]

Description: Photograph of a Frank Cuellar Sr. and an unidentified woman standing on a garden. A carnation bush is in front of the couple and covers most of their torso. Cuellar wears a suit and a boater hat while the woman has a light-colored blouse. Behind the couple are trees, fences, and a house.
Date: 19uu
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections