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McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a 24 story brick red building on the corner of a block with several cars parked and a small crowd gathered around the hotel. On the back, the hotel is described as, "The best location in New York - close to Theatres, Clubs, Radio City, exclusive ships, the midtown business district and all transportation lines."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of Hotel Quitandinha in Petropolis Brazil. The 7 story complex is white with gray scaled tiled roofs. Sidewalks cut the courtyard into rounded shapes of grass with few bushes and no flowers to decorate the grounds.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha, a 7 story compound at the base of a hill. To the right, a cobblestone road winds around the side. A telephone pole follows the road and two cars are parked on the side of the road.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a painting of the Hotel Quitandinha. The white 7 story building sits at the end of a winding road, while five cars are parked at the side of the cobblestone road - one purple, two blue, one red, and one white. To the right of the road is a lake, with a rectangular pier where 8 children play and four boats are tied.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha at the foot of a mountain. Across the grounds, a tranquil pool of water sits with three swans and one white duck. One man is feeding the swans, and a group of people are watching.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of the Hotel Quitandinha at the foot of a mountain. Across the grounds, a tranquil pool of water sits with three swans and one white duck. One man is feeding the swans, and a group of people are watching.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a large brick estate with over four floors, described as "Hotel Roanoke, Roanoke, Virginia A Modern Air Conditioned Version of an Old English Inn." The note around the border reads, "Mathew and I spent the night here Saturday Sept. 27th 1941 on 1st night stop from Baltimore, Md. to Beaumont." The back of the postcard adds, "A modern air-conditioned 325 room version of an old English Inn, set in the midst of its own ten-acre park, in the heart of the city. A 100-car garage connects directly with the lobby. Kenneth R. Hyde, General Manager George L. Denison, Resident Manager."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:October 11, 1950
Postcard of several hotels overlooking a parking lot, described as "Hotel Row on Upper Broadway showing the Robert Driscol and the White Plaza Hotels." The message on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Cecelia Smith 1906 McFaddin Ave Beaumont, Texas."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:September 10, 1934
Postcard of a seven story building with gold accents and several cars parked in front, described as "Hotel San Carlos, Monterey, California." The message around the border and on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co., Beaumont, Texas."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:September 12, 1934
Postcard of a multistory complex near the beach described as "Hotel Sir Francis Drake, San Francisco's Newest and Most Modern Downtown Hotel." The message around the border and on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:July 16, 1908
Postcard of a five story red building with yellow terraces, a clock tower and American flag flying from the roof. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin Huntington W. Va. 1141 3rd Ave."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:June 30, 1908
Postcard of a six story building seen from the corner of the block. The building is red and blue with a sign on the roof reading "Hotel Victoria." The letter is illegible, and the postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 Third Ave Huntington, W. Va."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:August 28, 1934
Postcard of the Westward Ho Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona behind the palm treeline. A note on the face of the postcard reads, "Spent the night in air cooled hotel and leave at 4 A. M. for San Diego. Arriving there soon all well at home Mamie." The message on the back reads, "Come from Safford to here this morning arrive here at 1 o'clock over a gorgeous drive. Huge these mountains. We are in air cooled hotel until six this afternoon. We're driving to Yuma arriving about 11 or 12 tonight - miss me." The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a small stone tower split by an archway for pedestrians to walk through. To the right, two houses and four chimneys sit before a lamp post. To the left, a building with a sign reading "Showrooms" sits. On the back, "Earl of Lancaster's home," is crossed out, and beneath it written, "Home of the Pircy - with five chandeliers and [illegible] furnished."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:August 12, 1907
Postcard of a white house with a red roof and steaming chimney with a woman carrying a basket outside. Three boats are near the coast of the body of water. The back of the postcard contains a note, "With Love, Sig." The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1141 3rd Ave. Huntington, W. Va."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:September 11, 1906
Postcard of a wooden barge christened as "Houston," bearing bales of cotton on the Buffalo Bayou. The bottom edge describes the scene as "Loading Cotton Barge on Buffalo Bayou. Houston, Texas." The letter on the same edge reads, "Hello Mamie, Will be home Thurs. With Love Sia." The back of the postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFaddin 1316 Calder Ave. Beaumont, Texas."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a brick building with cream colored trim, with "Huntington Galleries" written on a wall. On the back, the postcard is described as follows - "The Huntington Galleries Huntington, West Virginia Unmatched anywhere else in the State, The Huntington galleries is a combination museum and workshop in the arts."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a brick building with cream colored trim, with "Huntington Galleries" written on a wall. On the back, the postcard is described as follows - "The Huntington Galleries Huntington, West Virginia Unmatched anywhere else in the State, The Huntington galleries is a combination museum and workshop in the arts."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a brick building with cream colored trim, with "Huntington Galleries" written on a wall. On the back, the postcard is described as follows - "The Huntington Galleries Huntington, West Virginia Unmatched anywhere else in the State, The Huntington galleries is a combination museum and workshop in the arts."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a four story brown brick house with white trim and two staircases leading to the second floor. A row of young trees sprout from the sidewalk parallel to the street. An American flag flies from a silver pole. On the back, the postcard subject is described as the following - "Huntington High School built 1916-17. As an institution for over 50 years. Student enrollment approximately 1,400. More Rhodes Scholars originated from this school than from any other in the United States."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a three story brick building with four white columns and white trimming in front of a train station. On the back, it is described as follows - "Monument to Collis P. Huntington for whom the City of Huntington was named, located in the C. & O. Station Square, erected in 1924. Builder of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of a three story brick building with four white columns and white trimming in front of a train station. On the back, it is described as follows - "Monument to Collis P. Huntington for whom the City of Huntington was named, located in the C. & O. Station Square, erected in 1924. Builder of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:unknown
Postcard of several multi-storied buildings with cars parked on either side of the street splitting the two blocks.




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:July 19, 1911
Postcard of Niagara Falls frozen over, with a group of people dressed in black clothes standing at the snowy base. "Regards to the Adause Party Barton," is written in the correspondence section. The postcard is addressed to "Miss Mamie McFadden Calderwell Beaumont, Tx. U. S. A."




McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Date:July 8, 1908
Postcard of several columns decorated with wooden crutches inside the chapel with the main worship hall in view. The letter reads, "This church was founded on 1708 and here are the crutches and traces by the affected after being cured by prayer and ..." the rest of the letter is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Miss M. McFaddin 1141 3rd Ave. Huntington, W. Va. U.S.A."




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