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    • St. Joseph's Infirmary

    • Buildings
    • St. Joseph's Infirmary is portrayed as a three story brick structure with second the third floor balconies united visually by white columns. These balconies are amidst expanses of simple brick exterior walls with rectangular institutional looking...
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • Humble Oil Field

    • Gulf Coast Country
    • Almost thirty oil derricks and numerous simply constructed work buildings are portrayed on this postcard. The oil derricks are of the slender, tall, square based pyramid design with steel structures.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • Interior of Union Station

    • Buildings ; Transportation
    • Interior of Union Station has many wooden benches amidst white columns supporting white archways. Three large light fixtures line the center of this view of the station's interior.
    • MSS0187 Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection
    • First National Bank

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    • First National Bank, Houston, TX. Postdate: 1907.
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center Postcard Collection, MSS 0187
    • U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom

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    • RECTO: Black and white image of one boat, one ship, and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Windom in the Turning Basin. Handwritten caption: ""U.S. Revenue Cutter 'Windom' entering Turning Basin in Houston Ship Channel"" Handwritten at the top: ""12632""....
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    • Wharf at the foot of Broadway.

    • La Porte
    • Wharf at the foot of Broadway. A man in a horse and wagon can be seen on the wharf.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of the boat landing at the San Jacinto Battleground. Caption reads: ""Landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Vertically handwritten: ""Rec'd Mamy's letter, and expect you all to-morrow night. Papa went...
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    • La Porte Passengers at La Porte

    • La Porte
    • The Charlotte with passengers at La Porte. Marked "This is me aged 10" with circle around boy at front of boat.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Cresant Hotel Pier

    • Hotels
    • View of Cresant Hotel Pier
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Morgan's Point Depot

    • Morgan's Point
    • Depot with piping. View from La Porte Refinery
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Sylvan Hotel

    • Sylvan Hotel
    • Sylvan Hotel, exterior with guests
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • St. Mary's Seminary

    • St. Mary's Seminary
    • St. Mary's Seminary and chapel
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Residence and Field at Edge of LaPorte, Texas.

    • Homes
    • A residence can be seen in the foreground on the left; a field can be seen on the right and in the distance are some cows.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • The Boat Landing at the Battlefield of San Jacinto

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of people boarding a boat at the boat landing at San Jacinto Battle Ground. Caption reads: ""The Boat Landing at the Battlefield of San Jacinto, Near Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Handwritten vertically on the left side: ""Hello...
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    • First Presbyterian Church, La Porte

    • Presbyterian Church
    • View of the First Presbyterian Church in La Porte. The front door and the side of the building can be seen.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Scene on San Jacinto River

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    • RECTO: Colorized image of man in a row boat on San Jacinto River. Caption reads: ""6259 - Scene on San Jacinto River, Houston, Texas."" VERSO: Handwritten message: ""I hate to quit exchanging but I am almost run to death answering about 20 cards...
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    • Bob Watts Saloon

    • Businesses
    • Streetview of the corner of Second and Main Street, La Porte, Texas. Bob Watts Saloon, a three-story building can be seen. Five motor cars are parked in the street. A boy poses in front of one car.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • Rodeo at Sylvan

    • Rodeo
    • Horse and rider; in the background is a bridge.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection
    • After the Fire

    • LaPorte
    • Four boys look at what remains after a fire. Buildings still intact can be seen in the background.
    • MSS0273 Gertrude Ackerly/La Porte, Texas, Collection

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