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Nettie Jo Cummings Postcard Collection | University Archives

By Ashley Rankin

Collection Overview

Title: Nettie Jo Cummings Postcard CollectionAdd to your cart.
ID: 01/AR0096
Extent: 2.0 Boxes
Date Acquired: 00/00/1980

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Abstract

This collection contains post cards from Nettie Jo Cummings and her family members. These postcards range from postcards and cards from the early 1900s.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains 588 postcards.

Collection Historical Note

This collection was seperated from the Historical Post Card Collection.

Nettie Jo Cummings was born in Trenton, Tennessee on March 23, 1905 to John Barnette Cummings and Antoinette Thomas McAfee Cummings. She was one of seven children including John Barnett Cummings, Adda Mai Cummings Sharp, James Barnett Cummings, Willard Holmes Cummings Webb, Heber Brice Cummings, and Amma Mai Cummings.

Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is housed in the UNT Archives and Rare Book department vault. The UNT Archives and Rare Book department request a 24 hour notice from patrons in order to page materials from vault and ready the materials for use. Please contact the UNT Archives and Rare Book department for further information.
Acquisition Source: Nettie Jo Cummings
Acquisition Method: Gift

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Box 1Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 706699
Item 1Add to your cart.
This card is titled "Let us rejoice in hope of the glory of God" and has a cross on it.
Item 2Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Ask for Huggns' Fine Candies, Kansas City, Mo." with two girls in the snow.
Item 3Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Gatham's Chill tonic Free from Poison Pleasant to Taste." and has a girlwith a hat on it.
Item 4Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Huggins' Crackers are the best." with a girl and a bird on it.
Item 5Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "Connecticut" with a farm, gate, and man cutting into a tree on it.
Item 6Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a bowl of cherries on the front.
Item 7Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement untitled. There is a girl holding a ribbonon the front.
Item 8Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There are two dogs on the front.
Item 9Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "The Sterling Co. Derby, Conn." with a baby playing with a cat in a living room.
Item 10Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Compliments of The new Home Sewing Machine Co." with a house and two flowers. In type on the front it reads: "Orange Mass, St. Louis Mo.; 30 Union Square, N.Y.; Dallas, Tex; Chicago, Ill.; Atlanta, Ga; San Francisco, Cal.; New Home"
Item 11Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement for coffee titled in hand-writing "May and doll in snow." There is a girl and a doll in the snow.
Item 12Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Cheatham's Tasteless Chill Tonic." There is a woman with a scarf on her head, in type it reads: "Sweet as Honey. Babies Cry For it. No Cure No Pay."
Item 13Add to your cart.
This postcard has a flower wreath with white flowers on it.
Item 14Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "The Easter Carol." There are two choir girls on it with a hymn book.In type on the front it reads "See premium offer on other side." On the back there is an advertisement for Woolson Spice Co., Huron and Oak sts., Toledo, O.
Item 15Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Clark's O.N.T. Spool Cotton." This has a baby on the front with a basket of fabric.
Item 16Add to your cart.
This  postcard is titled "May your New Year be bright." There is a girl and a boy picking flowers in type on the front in type it reads: "Full of life and healhy pleasure, Gaily pass the hours away Blessed by childhood's greatest treasure, Hearts contented - at their play."
Item 17Add to your cart.
This postcard is an untitled advertisement for Bridgeport Elastic Web Co. There are two birds and an umbrella in the snow.
Item 18Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Huggins' Crackers are the best." With a girl with a bird on a farm.
Item 19Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "A.G." There is a fgirl washing two dogs.
Item 20Add to your cart.
This  postcard is untitled. There is a boat scene on the front.
Item 21Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a hand and flowers on the front.
Item 22Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl on the front.
Item 23Add to your cart.
This  postcard is titled "An Easter Souvenir." There are flowers on the front.
Item 24Add to your cart.
This postcard is an untitled advertisement. There is a girl on the front with flowers in a pink dress.
Item 25Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl on the front in a blue dress.
Item 26Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement for Woolson Spice Co., Huron and Oak Sts., Toledo, O. titled "Baby's First Easter." There is a mom and a baby reaching for a flower in type on the front it reads "See Premium Offer on the other Side." On the back there is  an advertisement for a Pocket Knife for drinkers of Lion Coffee.
Item 27Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There are flowers on the front.
Item 28Add to your cart.
This postcard is an untitled advertisement. There is a little girl and a dog on the front.
Item 29Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl playing jump rope.
Item 30Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Use Dr. J. H. McLean's Strengthening Cordial and Blood Purifier." There is a woman with a baby on her soulders.
Item 31Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl holding a dog on the front.
Item 32Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a boy and a girl in snow.
Item 33Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "I am He that liveth and was dead and behold I am alive for evermore. Amen." There are butterflies and flowers on it.
Item 34Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl on the front.
Item 35Add to your cart.
This postcard is an advertisement titled "Collins Ague Cure for Biliousness." There is a man with an axe and a woman swooning for him. In type on the front it reads "Woodman spare that tree, Touch not a single bough., In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now.
Item 36Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "Campion Rose Lone Jack Cigarette Company" with a flower ribbon and dragonflies on it.
Item 37Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled with a cross and flowers.
Item 38Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled with flowers on it.
Item 39Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "I love them that love me; and those that seek me early shall find me." There is a flower on it.
Item 40Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "Household Sweing Machine Co." there are three children playing with a baby in a chair.
Item 41Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled of a girl with birds.
Item 42Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "Who is like unto the Lord our God!"
Item 43Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl on the front.
Item 44Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a girl on the front.
Item 45Add to your cart.
This postcard is untitled. There is a rose with a hand.
Item 46Add to your cart.
This postcard is titled "Huggins' Candies are always pure" with two cats and an umbrella." This postcard has been cut down from original size.
Item 47Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of a picture of two men and two girls addressed to Zora Smith with a note on the back.
Item 48Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a girl with holly in her hands printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas to you" addressed to Holmes Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 49Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a girl holding a doll and holly printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to Adda Cummings from H.B.W. with a note on the back.
Item 50Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of birds sitting on holly printed on the front is "Merry Christmas" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 51Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a woman in a hat printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 52Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of Santa watching over North America with ships in the ocean printed on the front is "X-mas Greeting" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 53Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a woman going to church printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to Mary Jackson from M. B. with a note on the back.
Item 54Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a woman in hat and holly printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to J. B. Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 55Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a snowy night scene printed on the front is "Kindest Christmas Wishes" addressed to Holmes Cummings with a note on the back that reads "Here's hoping you will have a merry xmas and a happy new year. Frank Harmon."
Item 56Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of boat scene with holly and bells border printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to Addie and Holmes Cummings.
Item 57Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a snow scene printed on the front is "Greeting Kind and True" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back that reads "Dear, Merry Xmas and a Happy New Years R.W. Honey I'd love to come but just can't will come in May tho; that won't be too long."
Item 58Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a woman, holly, and snow printed on the front is "A Christmas Greeting" addressed to A. M. Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 59Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a man watching a woman sleep and holding flowers over her addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "I wish you a merry xmas and a happy New Year Robbie W."
Item 60Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a snow scene with a house printed on the front is "A Happy Christmas" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 61Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a reindeer and a sign  that reads "A Merry Christmas" printed on the front addressed to Addie Cummings from Virgil with a note on the back.
Item 62Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of deer in snow with poinsettias printed on the front is "Loving Christmas Wishes" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Dear Adda Mai: I am at home working hard. I will write that letter I have been wanting to write you in a day or so. I have started one several times, but have been interrurpted every time. I hope you have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Frank Hanson."
Item 63Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of calendar printed on the front is "Merry Christmas" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "I know you are having a nice time. Write me. Beth."
Item 64Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of snow scene of a house and a squirrel eating an acorn and holly printed on the front is "Christmas Greeting" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Dearie, Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year - yours- Robbie."
Item 65Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of snow covered house, a bell, and holly with a border of bells printed on the front is "Happy New Year" addressed to Ada Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Best Wishes for a Happy New Year and hoping to have a letter real soon. Ora."
Item 66Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a bell, a wreath, and candles printed on the front is "Christmas Greetings" addressed to Adda Cummings from Harton with a note on the back.
Item 67Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a present printed on the front is "Christmas greetings to" handwritten on the front is "my girls in Tennessee" addressed to Holmes and Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Dearest Girls, heres to wish you a very happy Xmas and a glad New Year. Lillian Allen."
Item 68Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of holly handwritten on the front is "A Merry Christmas C. H. "addressed to Adda Cummings.
Item 69Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a wreath with bells printed on the front is "Kindest Greetings for Christmas to....from..." addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 70Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of snow covered house addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 71Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a snow covered house scene with a pinecone background printed on the front is "Christmas Greetings" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Best wishes for a Merry Christmas Ruth."
Item 72Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a boat and house scene printed on the front is "Merry Christmas" addressed to H & A. M. Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 73Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a skiing scene printed on the front is "May this be a Merry Christmas."
Item 74Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a church printed on the front is "Merry Christmas" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 75Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a present printed on the front is "Loving New Years Greeting" hand written on the front is "from Nashville" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Old Santa was up in this part of the world last night, but two was unable to see him."
Item 76Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a scroll printed on the front is "While Christmas bells are ringing my thoughts to you are winging" addressed to Holmes Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 77Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a stitched scene of snow covered house and a women printed on the front is "A Merry Christmas" addressed to Holmes Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "A Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year Pearl D."
Item 78Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a woman in a heart printed on the front is "to my Valentine. The roses that bloom on your cheek exhausts my latin and my greek" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Haven't heard from you in so long. I saw Lillian Sunday. Come to see us again soon. Lovingly, Bessie."
Item 79Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of three angels playing horns over a house printed on the front is "Christmas Greetings" addressed to H.B. Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 80Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of bells printed on the front is "Christmas Greeting. And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God and saying Glory to God in the higest and on Earth peace, good will towards men. " addressed to Your Girls with a note on the back.
Item 81Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of snow covered scene with holly printed on the front is "Christmas Greetings" handwritten on the front is "from Connie" addressed to Hommie Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Dear Homie: - What on earth has become of you? Haven't heard from you sice las April or May isn't that a shame? 'It is' Lovengly Connie."
Item 82Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a boy on a bridge at a pond with a flower boarder printed on the front is "Sincer Greetings" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 83: 1909Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of Santa and reindeer printed on the front is "With my best Christmas and New Year Greeting for" in handwriting is "A. M. Cummings with a note on the back and "Christmas 1909."
Item 84Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a snow scene with a woman printed on the front is "A Happy Christmas. Christmas is the very essence of Happiness it brings us together in thought and wish and stirs the flame of goodwill within us." addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that reads "Hello Adda Mai! I hope your enjoying your holidays. Did you receive a letter from me about five or six weeks ago? I sent one to you, I will be in Louisville at 2512 W. Walnut street until January 6. My wish is that you will have a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year."
Item 85Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a U.S. solger holding a flag printed on the front is " 'In God We Trust' while that we say can all foes defy always; sure that while we on Him depends He will be with us to the end" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 86Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of two men in costumes printed on the front is "Costumes worn by night riders on the night of the murder of captian Rankin at Reelfoot Lake."
Item 87Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of Frederick Cook printed on the front is "Doctor Frederick A. Cook Discoverer of the North Pole. Dr. Frederick A. Cook of Brooklyn, NY was born at Calicoon Depot NY June 10, 1865 and was educated in Calicoon and Brooklyn N.Y. received his degree of M.D. from the University of New York in 1890 was married June 10, 1902 to Mary F Hunt - Surgeon of the Peary Expeidtion 1891-2 and of Belgium Antarctic Expedition in 1897-9 - Started on his present expedition from Sydney C B in the fall of 1907 on schooner John R. Bradley. Left Greenland March 3, 1908 and reached the pole April 21, 1908 where he placed the flag of the United States and buried the records of his trip." addressed to Mary Jackson with a note on the back that reads "How is school with you? We are progressing nicely have enrolled about 95 pupils. Have you made out your program for Christmas week yet? I hardly know how I shall spend the holidays. Many pleasant thoughts from, yours very lovingly, Hattie."
Item 88Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of men and women on a shamrock blimp printed on the front is "The Shamrock. The top of the morin' to you" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back that says "My dearest Bobbie - How are you and Miss Willie? When you come to miss. I want you to be sure and come to all me. Now won't you? What is Miss. Willie's address? Write to me at Morgan City, Miss. Lovingly, Louis."
Item 89Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a pier with people printed on the front is "Pier from Cliff, South end of Sea" with a handwritten note on the front addressed to Holmes Cummings.
Item 90Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a building printed on the front is "Women's Library, Helena, Arkansas" addressed to Bobbie Cummings with a note on the back that reads: "Hello Kid how are you. I am having a time guess who."
Item 91Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a heart printed on the front is "A Valentine Message" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 92Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a women printed on the front is "Many Happy Returns May you ever travel fortunes rosy way" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 93Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a child and a dog printed on the front is "It iss sad to haf a millionaire's appetite mit de veakness of a vorkman' pocketbook" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 94Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of Higbee Monument printed on the front is "Higbee Memorial Monument Memphis, Tennessee" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 95Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of flowers in a vase addressed to Nettie Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 96Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a village scene printed on the front is "A Happy Birthday" addressed to J. B. Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 97Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of three childeren dancing printed on the front is "Every little movement has a meaning all it's own" addressed to Adda Cummings.
Item 98Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a night scene in a city printed on the front is "Great White Way, Nobel Street, Anniston, Atlanta" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 99Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of a building printed on the front is "Hersey High School Home of the Hershey Chocolate Co., Hershey, PA" addressed to Adda Cummings with a note on the back.
Item 100Add to your cart.
This item is a postcard of an illustration of flowers on the front .

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