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[Letter from John J. Herrera to the Reservations Clerk of the Biltmore Hotel - 1977-06-14]

Description: Onionskin carbon copy of a letter from John J. Herrera informing the reservations clerk of the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California, that he and Angel Fraga won't be arriving at the hotel until after 8 p.m. of the first day of their reservations and therefore he is sending on a one day deposit for each of them.
Date: June 14, 1977
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[News Script: Ousted schoolman]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Willard Goslin being ousted from his Pasadena, California school executive job because of his progressive views on education.
Date: November 15, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard of Wrigley Residence on Mt. Ada, Avalon]

Description: Postcard of a hill full of blooming flowers with a concrete stairway cutting through, leading to the three story yellow building with a brown roof and American flag flying from a pole. The top edge of the postcard describes the scene as "The Wrigley Residence on Mt. Ada, Avalon - Catalina Island, California."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Long Beach and Pier]

Description: Postcard of a populated beach with a wooden pier on the left side. The note on the postcard reads, "We gave not come out to the surf + the Pacific Ocean is fine! In a great hurrry so good-bye. Love - Lee." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 65 Beach Ave Charlotte N. Y."
Date: September 11, 1909
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Avalon and Bay, Residence of P. K. Wrigley]

Description: Postcard of a brightly colored town on the coast of an island, described as "Avalon and Bay, Residence of P. K. Wrigley in Foreground, Catalina Island, California." The message around the border and on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Carl Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 6, 1934
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Avalon and Bay on Catalina Island]

Description: Postcard of an aerial view of the small coastal town of Avalon, at the base of a green rolling hill. Many small boats and two large ships are docked in the harbor. The edge of the postcard describes the scene as "Avalon and Bay, Residence of P. K. Wrigley in Foreground, Catalina Island, California."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Will Roger's Ranch House in Santa Monica Mountains]

Description: Postcard of will Rogers' Ranch House in Santa Monica Mountains, Near Beverly Hills, California. It is a two story building with an open patio, yellow rocking chairs, and potted flowers. The scene is described as "Ranch House of Will Rogers in Santa Monica Mountains Near Los Angeles, California. The lovely new ranch house of Will Roger overlooking the Pacific keeps Mr. Rogers and his family in touch with the open air life they love so." The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 3, 1934
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Sea Ship

Description: Two photographs on a negative strip, showing images in Los Angeles. The image on the left shows many men building something at the ship yards, and a sign in the background reads "[City] of Los Angeles Berth 232". The right frame shows two docked ships, a large one in the background and a much smaller one in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections