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[Postcard of the Petroleum Building]

Description: Postcard of the Petroleum Building, the illustration portrays the building as yellow and white. There are four cars in the illustration as well as various trees.
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Canal Street in Carlsbad, New Mexico]

Description: Postcard of a street scene in Carlsbad, New Mexico. The inscription on the back reads, "Canal Street Carlsbad, New Mexico Carlsbad is one of the most interesting sections of America, and a favorite of travelers from all over the world. Home of the world's famous Carlsbad Cavern National Park, the "Potash Capital of the World" and the ideal retirement center of the great Southwest."
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Eddy County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the Eddy County Courthouse in Carlsbad, New Mexico. The court house is partially obscured by multiple trees and there is a street with cars parked in front. The inscription on the back reads, "Eddy County Court House Carlsbad, New Mexico Texas settlers and cowmen, moving west in search of land and grass, settled Eddy County, of which Carlsbad is the county seat. The descendants of many of these early settlers are still living on the cattle spreads their forefathers staked out in the 1870's and 1880's."
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of Kermit, Texas]

Description: Postcard of a street in Kermit, Texas. The photograph has wide streets and cars on either side of the street. There is a store called "Wackers" on the right of the of the street, on the back of the postcard, Texas Highway 18-115 Kermit, Texas This street scene shows the modern, progressive, city of Kermit, Texas. Well known as a ranching area but with modern progress being spurred on by the oil industry. The Monohans Sandhills State Park is but a short drive to the South, also Big Bend National Park and Mexico (across the Rio Grande River) is printed.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of the Crane County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard of the Crane County Courthouse. The building is made of brick with a street in front, at the bottom "Crane Co. Courthouse Crane, Texas" is written.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Ward County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the Ward County Court House in Ward County, Texas. The inscription on the back reads, "Ward County Court House, Monahans, Texas. In the heart of the Monahans stands a pioneer building which houses the Hayes Museum. Here is a collection of fossil remains, artifacts, and relics from the ruins of a large wagon train that at some unknown date was destroyed by Indians at nearby Willow Springs. Five miles east of Monahans lies the Monahans Sandhills State Park. Amateur archaeologists continue to find many Indian artifacts that have been covered by the shifting sands."
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Two Bison]

Description: Postcard of two bison standing outside. On the top of the postcard, handwritten is "Would like to exchange capitol cards with you" and then "1-27-07."
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Winkler County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the Winkler County Court House in Kermit, Texas. The inscription on the back reads, "Winkler County Court House Kermit, Texas. This view shows the modern court house of Kermit, Texas. Located at the lower corner of New Mexico in the Panhandle of Texas, it is close to Carlsbad Caverns, Big Bend National Park and Mexico. Main industries are cattle raising and oil fields with the skyline occasionally broken by oil derrick rigs. Published by F. J. Schaaf, Alamogordo, New Mexico."
Date: unknown
Creator: F. J. Schaaf Post Card Company
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Two Buffalo]

Description: Postcard of two buffalo in the a field. The buffalo to the right is facing the camera straight on and the buffalo to the right is facing the side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Two Men on a Street]

Description: Postcard of two men who are directly in the middle of the frame. To the right of the men there are various buildings, one of them being the S. D. Myres Saddle Company. There are also several horse drawn carriages in the background.
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Springs at Big Springs, Texas]

Description: Postcard of the springs at Big Springs, Texas. There is a body of water in the foreground of the photograph with rock crevices behind it. On top of the crevices there are trees and a fence.
Date: unknown
Creator: F. J. Schaaf Card Company
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Downtown Skyline of Odessa, Texas]

Description: Postcard of the downtown skyline in Odessa, Texas. There are buildings on each side and cars on the side of the street as well as driving in the middle of the street.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Photograph of the Winkler County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the Winkler County Court House in Kermit, Texas. In front of the building there are several dead trees as well as a sidewalk leading up the entrance.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of the Scharbauer Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a portion of the corner and front facade Scharbauer Hotel in Midland, Texas. It is a six-story brick building with white stone accents and dark stone tiles on the ground floor, where3 there are various stores. Automobiles are parked on the street alongside the hotel and people are walking on the sidewalk.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of the Tom Green County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the Tom Green County Court House. In the middle of the illustration there is the court house with a fountain in the forefront and bushes around. On the bottom of the postcard, "Tom Green County Court House, San Angelo, Texas" is printed and to the right of that "3A-H1106." On the back of the postcard "85-5.23 Orbeck Collection" is handwritten.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of Odessa, Texas]

Description: Postcard depicting Odessa, Texas. Above that "Hub City of the Vast, Rich Odessa Oil Field" is printed and below that "New Ultra-Modern Ector County Court House" is printed. To the left of the frame is an "Odessa Water Tower" and to the right is the "Court House" Below that there is a depiction of "The Busy Odessa Airport" and to the right is "Odessa High School." On the back of the postcard "Odessa, TX. (Pop. 10,000) - fast growing oil, cattle and tourist center midway between Ft. Worth and El Paso on T. & P. Ry. and popular U. S. Highway 80."
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Postcard of a Woman and a Building]

Description: Postcard of a woman in front of a small building next to a donkey. There are two horses strapped to a wagon on the right with a boy in the seat. An American flag is waving from the left corner of the small building. The inscription on the back reads "Dear Daisy: - Jack and I are home from the grocery! We have [---] any bad and this is where [---] holding the fort in New Mexico."
Date: unknown
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Mitchell County Court House]

Description: Postcard of the front (east) and south sides of a three-story red brick building with white stone accents and ionic columns above the front entrance, with the text "Mitchell County Court House" near the roofline. The landscaping includes hordering hedges and a number of plants near the building.
Date: 1931
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Midland County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard of the Midland County Court House, U. S. Post Office and Federal Building at Midland, Midland County, Texas. The inscription on the back reads "Federal Building United States Court House Midland, Texas. Midland, Texas, an attractive, prosperous and progressive city in the land of the Midland, Texas, an attractive, prosperous and progressive city in the land of the High Sky, is a delightful place in which to reside - or just to visit - in a wholesome, healthful, enjoyable atmosphere - amid pleasant surroundings, favorable location, direct business and commercial enterprise of a wide variety.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Odessa Postcard]

Description: Postcard that says "Greetings from Odessa, Texas." Inside each of the letters there are scenes of cowboys, buildings, and desert landscapes.
Date: unknown
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Monahans Sand Hills State Park Museum]

Description: Postcard of the Monahans Sand Hills State Park Museum building in Ward County, Texas. In front of the museum there is a tree as well as several wagon wheels that adorn the sides of the stairs leading up.
Date: unknown
Creator: W. M. Cline Co.
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Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame