Creator

Date Original

circa 1920s

Description

This collection contains one Valentine postcard addressed to Miss Dora Oswald, circa 1920s.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dorothea "Dora" Wilhemina Oswald was born to Andrew and Minie Oswald in Little Rock, Arkansas, on August 24, 1903. On December 3, 1945, she married Colin Edison Elis in Montgomery, Alabama after meeting him while working for the Southern National Insurance Company. Dora spent the majority of her life living at 1608 Welch Street in Little Rock, the home to which the postcard in this collection is addressed. She died on January 28, 1995 and is buried in Oakland Cemetery.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.176.010

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Dora Oswald postcard, SMC.176.010

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Dora Oswald postcard, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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