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[Little Japanese Girl]

Description: Photograph of a little Japanese girl wearing a traditional kimono decorated with butterflies. She has sandals on her feet and holds a basket of flowers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Little Japanese Girl]

Description: Photograph of a little Japanese girl wearing a traditional kimono decorated with butterflies. She has sandals on her feet and holds a basket of flowers.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Lonely Baby]

Description: Color postcard depicting a little girl holding a doll and crying. There are blocks and doll-sized furniture nearby. Printed on the card, "Can't you see I'm lonely, Lonely as can be" Handwritten on the card, "Aug 7th 07, 18 mos. old Friday, 'anto,' your baby Rosa L." Correspondence on the back reads, " Your letter came to Mud this morning she was getting pretty swelled up at you. we will be awful glad to see you hurry a& come on. Your R.L.D." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, #527 S. 18th St, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Aug 9, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Loves Fortune Telling

Description: Embossed color postcard depicting a girl sitting across a table from a cupid who is telling her fortune. Across the top of the card is written, "Loves Fortune Telling" and across the bottom, "A light gentleman offers you his heart." Correspondence on the back reads, "Wednesday How are you little girl. This morning. Will be out there Saturday morning. Go to [ ] Saturday evening. Lovingly, Maude. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 417 High St. Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Feb. 17, 1909.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Crying Girl]

Description: Brown monochromatic postcard depicting a girl in a dress, apron and straw hat who is crying and standing next to a boy who wears shorts, a jacket and a tie. They are standing buy a house. Below them is written, "You're the only girl I ever loved - but I can't keep telling you so all the time." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas, S. Mill St. It is postmarked Paris & Cleb. R.P.O. on Apr 24, 1907.
Date: 1907
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

St. Patrick's Day and I wish you luck

Description: Embossed color St. Patrick's Day postcard depicting a barefoot girl in a dress holding a large four-leaf clover, or shamrock, as she chases a baby pig. "St. Patrick's Day - and I wish you luck" is printed on the card. At the bottom of the picture is handwritten, "R.L.D." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, 527. S. 18th St., Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Mar 18, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Girls Volleyball and Boys Basketball Teams

Description: Black and white photograph of a co-ed group of athletes in uniform posed in the Danevang school yard. According to accompanying information, the boys make up a basketball team and the girls constitute a volleyball team. The boys' basketball team is standing in the back row and the girls' volleyball team is seated in the front row with the exception of one girl standing, who is not wearing a uniform. The boys' uniform is a tank top and shorts. The girls' uniform is a shirt and shorts. One male team member is holding a basketball while one female team member is holding a volleyball.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Two Young Girls in Their New Dresses]

Description: Copy negative of a black and white photograph of two young girls wearing new dresses and hats. They are standing on a wooden floor in a large, empty room where a door that is visible in the background is open. The two girls are identified as Helen Rasmussen and Claire Swanson, who are cousins.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Six Young Women Wearing Dressy Attire]

Description: Black and white photograph of six girls standing outdoors on a lawn, wearing dresses for a special event. A few of the girls are holding hands; the girl on the far right has her hands clasps in front of her. Each girl is wearing a light-colored dress except for two girls on the right, who are wearing dresses made of dark, iridescent material. A small tree and the wooden support portion of a windmill are visible in the background. A building with a porch is to the right of the group; underneath the porch awning, there is a dog.
Date: 1925
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Men and children in front of stores]

Description: Photograph of two men standing with a young boy and a young girl. Several stores are visible behind them, including: Botica Guadalupe Drugs, a liquor store, a hotel, and a radio shop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Woman and children in front of stores]

Description: Photograph of a woman holding a young boy and a young girl close to her sides. Several stores are visible behind them, including: Botica Guadalupe Drugs, a liquor store, a hotel, and a radio shop.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Family Reunion

Description: Copy negative of the Berry Family at Tabor Park in Clyde, Texas. The group includes a man, woman, four young girls and five young boys.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Child at Playground

Description: Copy negative of Rebecca Kay Dennis swinging on a swing set shaped like the Tin Man at Rose Park in Abilene, Texas. In the background are two trucks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Family

Description: Copy negative of Henry and Filmena Kvapil John with their children Milan Louis, Henry Jr. and two other children. Mr. John is wearing a dark suit and has a beard. Filmena is wearing a long dress with a cross necklace around her neck. The two boy children are wearing jackets and stockings and the others are wearing dresses. Written across the bottom margin of the photograph is, "Henry & Filmena John & children at the time they came to US". Written below that is, "Henry, Lod, Bessie, Milan".
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls on a Tree

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a group of unknown women on a tree. They are all wearing dresses and hanging off different branches. In the background multiple houses are visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Girls on Lawn

Description: Copy negative of a group of girls all wearing similar light dresses in a yard. They are all standing in a circle, in the background there is a wooden fence and houses and a barn.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family by House

Description: Copy negative of two photographs. The photograph on the left shows two men and one woman standing with two babies and three small children. From left to right in the front row is Deborah Ann Dennis, James Leonard Jurena, Carolyn Denise Dennis and Arthur John. In the back row, left to right, is Charley Frank Dennis, Frances JoAnn Jurena, JoAnn John Dennis and Jonda Jane Dennis. The second photograph shows Deborah Ann Dennis on her first day of school. She is seated in a van.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Children and Dog in Front of the Rainbow Garage

Description: Copy negative of a photograph of a young boy, girl and dog standing in front of a brick building painted with the words, "RAINBOW GARAGE." The little boy is wearing coveralls and the girl is wearing a skirt and holding her right arm up.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

First Baptist Church Groundbreaking

Description: Photograph of a little girl in a dress with bangs holding a shovel at the First Baptist Church's groundbreaking. There is a woman holding a shovel behind her wearing a polka-dotted shirt and a black skirt. People sitting in chairs are watching the little girl.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library