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[Palm Spring's Desert Lilly]

Description: Postcard of the desert lily from Palm Springs, California. A letter written in Spanish from Victoria to Federica Abreu is written on the opposite side.
Date: unknown
Partner: Witte Museum

[Postcard portrait of Franco Jimenez]

Description: Postcard featuring an image of Franco Jimenez taken in Fresno, California. Franco is sitting on a chair, dressed in a suit and bow tie.
Date: October 29, 1924
Creator: Comet Photo Studio
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Postcard from Richard and Jennifer Armstrong to Sterling Houston - May 8, 1995]

Description: Postcard from Richard and Jennifer Armstrong to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. A short note on the back discusses problems with a project and terrible weather. They hope to go to San Antonio occasionally. The front cover shows a view of Mt. Lassen and Manzanita Lake in Mt. Lassen, California.
Date: May 8, 1995
Creator: Armstrong, Jennifer & Armstrong, Richard
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard from The Marsh to Sterling Houston - November 1997]

Description: Postcard invitation from The Marsh, a theatre venue in San Francisco, to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. The invitation is for Civil Sex, a performance starring Brian Freeman, founder of the Postmodern African-American Homosexuals (Pomo Afro Homos).
Date: November 1997
Creator: The Marsh
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[The Hotel and Bathhouse at Paso Robles Hot Springs]

Description: Postcard image of The Hotel and Bathhouse at Paso Robles Hot Springs, California from the Southern Pacific Railway's "Road of a Thousand Wonders" campaign. Same as 1971.083.045b.
Date: unknown
Creator: Tibbitts, Howard C.
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Hotel and Bathhouse at Paso Robles Hot Springs]

Description: Postcard image of The Hotel and Bathhouse at Paso Robles Hot Springs, California. Brick, three-story building. Small palm tree in bottom, right corner. Two trees on left.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[The Bathing Beach and Pier at Long Beach, California]

Description: Postcard image of The Bathing Beach and Pier at Long Beach, California. Crowd of people on beach. Ocean in background. Pier (also in background) runs from top, left to right of photo. Roof of small building in bottom, right corner. Bottom left corner and mid-left are two places where the photo has peeled away from the cardboard. Yellow spots top, right.
Date: unknown
Partner: Fort Bend Museum

[Postcard of Mt. Tamalpais in California]

Description: Postcard of the view from Mount Tamalpais in California. Handwritten note on the back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. Thomas and Miss Lou Rayburn and tells about the author's experiences in the mountains.
Date: July 18, 1912
Partner: Sam Rayburn House State Historical Site

[Postcard of Santa Maria Inn 2]

Description: Postcard of a cream colored building with a salmon roof and greenery growing on the face of the building, described as "Santa Maria Inn, Santa Maria, California." On the back, a grocery list is written.
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Santa Maria Inn Dining Room]

Description: Postcard of a dining room with white tablecloths and blooming flowers placed on every table, described as "Santa Maria Inn - Santa Maria, California, The Inn Dining Room." The message on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. W. Grahaw North St. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Euclid Avenue]

Description: Postcard of rows of trees with red peppers hanging from the branches, described as "Euclid Avenue, Upland, California Euclid Avenue, several miles in length, planted, solid pepper trees is the connecting link between Upland on the Foothill Boulevard and Ontario on the Valley Boulevard, California." The message on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward 1906 McFaddin Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 4, 1934
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Zane Grey's Residence]

Description: Postcard of a two story rectangular adobe on the top of a hill overlooking the coast below. On the edges, the postcard is described as "Residence of Zane Grey, Avalon, Catalina Island, California."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of El Paseo de la Guerra]

Description: Postcard of a walled off yard connecting to a large estate with red tiled roofing. Next to the complex is an asphalt road with three cars parked at the side. The top of the picture describes the picture as " "El Paseo de la Guerra", Santa Barbara, California." The back of the postcard adds, "A rare reminder of old Spanish residency in California. Built by Captain Jose De la Guerra, who served for many years as commandant of Santa Barbara. Distinguished people were entertained here and this household was famous for its hospitality. Descendants of the original owners still reside in the east wing, and adjacent is a charming Spanish street of shops."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Sherman and Halleck Headquarters and the Thomas O. Larkin House]

Description: Postcard of two houses behind a wall of lush flora. The first is cream colored with a red tiled roof. The second is two stories tall, with a balcony wrapping around the second floor, with white accents and brown roofing. The edges of the picture describe it as "Sherman and Halleck Headquarters and the Thomas O. Larkin House Monterey, California." The back of the postcard adds, "The Larkin House In 1832, Thomas O. Larkin came to Monterrey. He opened a Wholesale and Retail store, and became the first and only United States Consul to California. Next to the Larkin House, is an old adobe, built by Larkin in 1834. Here was headquartered William Tecumseh Sherman, when he was stationed at Monterey. At that time, the man who was later to be a famous Civil War General was a Lieutenant. General Halleck was also headquartered here. Sherman as a youth in Monterey, figured in one of Monterey's wistful legends."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Patrick's Creek Tavern]

Description: Postcard of a two story log cabin-style tavern with a green roof, stone chimney, and blue bus parked outside. Around the edges of the picture, it is described as "Patrick's Creek Tavern Your Home on the Redwood Highway." The back of the postcard adds, "Patrick's Creek Tavern "Your Home and Ours" The Raymond Family Patrick's Creek Tavern is a modern resort on the famous Smith River, between Crescent City, Calif. and Grants Pass, Oregon. Open all year. Make reservations during summer months. Phone or write. P.O. address: Crescent City, California 8 miles good fishing stream within two miles of the tavern."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Cruise Ship at Sea 3]

Description: Postcard of a cruise ship sailing on the open sea on the front of the postcard, and on the back it is written, "SS Lurline - Matson Lines Luxury Liner. One of the smartest, most beautifully appointed vessels afloat. Completely air conditioned. Spacious and distinctively designed public rooms and staterooms. The finest in sea-travel luxury. Frequent sailings between San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Honolulu. Length 632 feet - Speed 22 knots - Gross Tonnage 18,655 - Accommodates 761 passengers, all in First Class."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Carrillo Adobe]

Description: Postcard of a one story abode with red tiled roofing, a flowering garden with a fountain in the foreground. The top of the picture describes it as "Fountain and patio, historic abode, Santa Barbara, California." The back of the postcard adds, "Among the interesting landmarks of Santa Barbara are the historic adobes. The Carrillo adobe is the birth-place of the first American white child in California."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Santa Barbara Mission]

Description: Postcard of the carefully green and red grounds where two brown-clothed monks walk. The white mission, with its stone arches and two stories, has golden fencing around the porch and red tiled roofing. The top of the postcard labels it as "Santa Barbara Mission and Grounds, Founded 1786." The back of the postcard adds, "Santa Barbara Mission and Grounds, Founded 1786 Mission Santa Barbara, California 1786, is one of the best constructed of the California missions. It is in good state of preservation and surrounded by beautiful gardens. Religious services are held here regularly."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Hotel La Ribera]

Description: Postcard of a two story building sitting at the corner of a block, red and blue flowering bushes ringing around the grounds, with orange tiled roofing. The edges describe the picture as "Hotel La Ribera, Carmel-By-The-Sea, California."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Outside of Benbow]

Description: Postcard of a four story building, the bottom half made of stone and the upper half white. Two cars are parked outside the structure, and tree branches wind across the view of the house.
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum
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