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[Postcard of Infantry Replacement Band]

Description: Postcard of the Infantry Replacement Band, a large group of soldiers holding instruments, at Camp McArthur in Waco, Texas. A handwritten note in Italian on the back of the postcard is addressed to "Al caro amico E. Marino" in Kansas City, Missouri and says, "Questa è la band dove appartengo. Sí puo trovarmi? C'ha un punto. Su una spalla." In this note the author identifies himself as the band member with a mark on his shoulder. Fifth sitting man from the left.
Date: October 24, 1918
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Postcard of Spring Lake Park Swimming Pool]

Description: Postcard of Spring Lake Park Swimming Pool in Waco Texas. A handwritten note on the back of the postcard says "Dear Mother, We are having nice weather. I am feeling all right. Have been in Hamilton since arriving in Texas. Will be traveling around some next week. Sam."
Date: October 19, 1918
Creator: Brown, Sam
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Postcard of Presbyterian Church in Clifton, Texas]

Description: Postcard of the small building of a Presbyterian Church in Clifton, Texas. A handwritten note on the back of the postcard is addressed to Miss Cora Wright in Alba, MO and says "Hello Cora, as you haven't answered my last card I will send you another. Am all ok, hope you are the same. I am at work 60 miles north with the bridge ...[?]... Wish I could be with you. Ruth."
Date: December 11, 1910
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Postcard of Kansas City Fire Department]

Description: Postcard of the Kansas City Fire Department, uniformed and lined up in front of a three-story fire station. A handwritten message on the back of the postcard says, "Please excuse delay - I have been out of the city."
Date: unknown
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Postcard of Fire Fighters Playing Cards]

Description: Postcard of uniformed fire fighters at a table, playing a card game. On the back of the postcard, the sender has left a handwritten message that says, "Dear Sir, your card rec. Am short on cards just now, but will send you some soon. [...]"
Date: March 25, 1912
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Postcard of a Fire Station, Joplin, Missouri]

Description: Postcard of the Joplin Fire Department in four automobile fire engines outside of their station's garage. The vehicles are equipped (separately) with ladders, hoses, and water tanks. A note at the side of the postcard says, "Built and installed by the Webb Motor Fire Apparatus Company. Vincennes, Indiana. U. S. A"
Date: January 15, 1909
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Postcard from J. P. Eagan to George Pendexter]

Description: Postcard from J. P. Eagan to George Pendexter with a photograph showing a building on fire in Missouri; Eagan notes that this is the "state capital bldg., Jefferson City, MO." The photograph shows the building engulfed in flames after having been struck by lightning.
Date: February 1911
Creator: Eagan, J. P.
Partner: Fire Museum of Texas

[Postcard to Harry Redeffer, January 15, 1937]

Description: Postcard to Harry Redeffer. The sender writes that she's able to stay another 3 weeks and discusses the state of the weather. The front of the postcard features a perspective view photograph of Main Street, Boerne, Texas. On either side of the street are trees and shopfronts. Electrical poles line the left side as well. The name of the street is printed at the bottom of the postcard.
Date: January 15, 1937
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Postcard from the Craig Sisters to Mrs. Doug Craig, July 26, 1930]

Description: Postcard from the Craig sisters to their mother, Mrs. Doug Craig, discussing their day and night on their trip. One of the girls mentions she didn't have an asthma attack the night before. The front of the postcard features a photograph of two buildings - one is a light-colored stone building, and the other is a two-story building with porches on both stories. The light-colored building is situated in the center-ground, while the two-story house sits in the background. There are several leafless trees surrounding the light-colored building.
Date: July 26, 1930
Partner: Patrick Heath Public Library

[Postcard of the Missouri River]

Description: Postcard of moonlight on the Missouri River. Text on the front of the postcard states that the view is from Grand Central Depot in Kansas City, Missouri. Handwritten message on the back of the postcard relates to Lou Rayburn the author's activities in Kansas City.
Date: September 26, 1913
Partner: Sam Rayburn House Museum

Bottling Department of Anheuser Busch Brewing Association

Description: Color postcard showing the interior of the Bottling Department at the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. There are tables with hundreds of bottles of beer. Many barrels and boxes fill the room. Printed under the picture it says, "800,000 bottles daily."
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Railing and Shipping Yards for Anheuser Busch Brewing Association]

Description: Color postcard picturing the railroad and shipping yards of the Anheyser Busch Brewing Association in St. Louis, Missouri. Many boxcars are lined up in the yard and the brewery with its smokestacks is in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Power Plant and Brew House at Anheuser Busch.

Description: Color postcard picturing the "Power Plant and Brew House" of the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association. Printed below the picture, "19,000 horsepower" and "8500 barrels daily" It is a large red brick building in St. Louis, Missouri.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Automatic Malt House at Anheuser Busch Brewing Association

Description: Color postcard picturing the "Automatic Malt House, Capacity 9000 bushels daily." This is a greeting postcard from the Anheuser Busch Brewing Association of St. Louis, Missouri.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

"Statue of Victory," Shaw's Garden, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting "Statue of Victory" in a brick gazebo next to a cottage in Shaw's Park, St. Louis, Missouri. Correspondence on the back reads, "St. Louis, Thurs. 8:30. All arrived OK. Leave in an hour. Take care of the P.G.N. Office" It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, S. Mill St., Paris, Texas. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo. on Sept. 19, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Partial View of Hannibal, Mo.

Description: Color postcard with an image of a scenic view of Hannibal, Missouri. Below the image is the text, "Partial View of Hannibal, Mo." and handwritten is, "September 6-07 Will see you soon M. Erler." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa L. Dill, 206 E. 5th St, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Hannibal, Mo. on Sep 6, 1907.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Union Station, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting the St. Louis Union Station with its turrets and tower. Many people and carts are in the street in front of the large building. Correspondence on the back reads, "Am in St. Louis on my way home too late for #1 and will have all day to wait for #5. Guess I'll have a lonely time. Rosa." It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Bird Cage, Forest Park, St. Louis, Mo.

Description: Large aviary at Forest Park in St. Louis, Missouri. Some large birds are standing nearby while swans swim in the pond. Correspondence on the back reads, "Have been here all day long and sure am tired. will leave at 8:15. Haven't seen a soul I knew, would have phoned Miss King but couldn't locate her - she may not be here. Rosa" It is addressed to Mrs. E.A. Dill P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked St. Louis, Mo on Aug 30, 1908.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Grand Lagoon, St Louis Exposition

Description: Color postcard depicting the Grand Lagoon, patterned after the one in Venice, Italy. Gondola boats float across the water. This postcard is an advertisement for the Regal Shoe Company of Boston. They offer to send a free map of the exposition to anyone interested. Handwritten on the front of the card, "Hello your self. I have been to fair & returned had fun plenty. You owe me letter. Your friend, S.G.F. Was at fair ten days. Why did you not write you before you went." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex., South Mill St. It is postmarked Cincinnati, Ohio on Oct 27, 1904.
Date: 1904
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Hot Springs, Ark.

Description: Color postcard with views of Hot Springs, Arkansas. One view shows Government Lake on Whittington Avenue and the other Central Avenue. A U.S. emblem with an eagle is on the card. On the back is a picture of the entrance to the U.S. Reservation Hot Springs, Ark. Under the picture is written, "Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U.S. Government Building, World's Fair, St. Louis". There is no correspondence on the card.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

[Grand Entrance to the Reservation, Hot Springs, Arkansas]

Description: Color postcard picturing the Grand Entrance to the Government Reservation in Hot Springs, Arkansas with its walls and gate. On the back is a black and white picture of the Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U. S. Government Building, World's Fair, St, Louis.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Hot Springs, Arkansas

Description: Color postcard picturing the Promenade along the Government Reservation in Hot Springs, Arkansas on the front. Pedestrians walk near a park with the Garland County court house in the background. On the back is a black and white picture of the Crystal Grotto, Hot Springs, Ark. Reservation Exhibit, U. S. Government Building, World's Fair, St, Louis.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Post Office, Kansas City, Mo.

Description: Color postcard depicting the post office in Kansas City, Missouri. it is a large four-story building with a capitol and dome above it. Trolleys, horse-drawn carriages, and pedestrians surround the building. The correspondence on the back reads, " Dear Baby, Love and kisses from "Big Erloo" tiny baby and "Erloo". It is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill 527 18th St. Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Jun 27 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