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1. Whyte Brothers Grocery Whyte Brothers Grocery Postcard of the interior of the E. Whyte Grocery, Fruit & Wine Company

2. Mail-Order Brides Mail-Order Brides May 1, 2006 Article describes the phenomenon of "mail-order brides" in the western United States during the 1800's. A situation rooted in the fact that many western settlers were unmarried men who set out alone, thousands...

3. Hearts West: Mail-order Brides Seeking Romance Hearts West: Mail-order Brides Seeking Romance February 1, 2007 Article is an excerpt from the book Hearts West: True Stories of Mail-Order Brides on the Frontier by Chris Enss. Kansas City was the home of a publication called Matrimonial News which came out once a...

4. He Took Brides to Northwest Pioneers He Took Brides to Northwest Pioneers November/15/1961 Photo, illustration, and biographical article about Asa Shinn Mercer, or Asa Mercer (1839-1917), "[b]y turns educator, lawmaker, editor and author," but most noted for "the transportation of unmarried...

5. E. M. Clendening & Co. E. M. Clendening & Co. ca. 1880-1900 Cover for some sort of pamphlet advertising E. M. Clendening & Co. The inside pages are missing. Front cover has various images of children with flowers and a dog. Back cover has image of a pair of wooden...

6. Bridal Trousseau Bridal Trousseau Promotional postcard issued by the Free Sewing Machine company of Rockford, Illinois, depicting the trousseau of a bride in the early 20th century.

7. An Interview With Ladislao Lopez An Interview With Ladislao Lopez 1978-06-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded June 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has a typed guide to contents....