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Wishing You a Happy New Year, 1909

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting two white doves standing on a heart shaped bunch of forget-me-not flowers. Above them is "1909" formed of red roses and below them is written, "Wishing You A Happy New Year." Correspondence on the back reads, " Dear Rosa Louise:- I suppose Santa Claus was good to you. He was very good to me. When are you coming home? I want to see you. Love from your mother, daddy & your baby Dorothy Katherine Erler." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 18th Street, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jan 1, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Best Wishes for Easter

Description: Embossed color postcard with a scenic landscape placed in the center of a cross. Below the landscape are violets, a dove, and the words, "Best Wishes for Easter" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill, 517 High St., Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Waco, Tex on Apr 9, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Two Dove Hunters

Description: Copy negative of two images. The image on the right shows two men holding shotguns and dead doves. One man is wearing a hat. The second image shows three men and one woman gathered around a campfire. Two of the men wear hats and the woman is wearing a dress and bending over. In the foreground is a chair and a car.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Doves bringing Birthday Greetings]

Description: Embossed color postcard with six doves flying in the sky carrying envelopes around their necks attached with pink ribbons. The card says, "Birthday Greetings". Correspondence on the back reads,"Dear Doll Baby:- I hope you spent a pleasant birthday. I completely for got the date or would have remembered you on that day- but will later." It is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, #628 Chickasha, Chickasha, Okla. It is postmarked Feb 14, 1908 in Chickasha and Oklahoma, Okla.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Wildllife of the Big Bend

Description: Research paper written for an American History Class at Marfa High School, describing a day in the Big Bend area and noting all the wildlife one might see. It includes free-hand drawings of many animals and birds.
Date: 1971
Creator: Slaton, Harvey
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Marfa Public Library