Category Archives: Postcards, Letters, Ephemera

Greetings for your Birthday

This is the last item I have from the Gray family postcard collection, which I believe came from the estate of Bernice Erma Gray. This wasn’t mailed, so has no postmark. It was addressed to Mr. Alex Gray, Craig, MO. … Continue reading

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From Republica Mexicana

Postmarked: from Mexico Addressed to: Mr. Alex Gray, Craig, MO Jan’y 23, 06 Having a fine trip. I will reach Chgo by February 10. You can get my address from Price & Surest. would like to here from you. R … Continue reading

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Top Our Store

I think the bottom right corner says “top our store” and it looks like it was taken from atop a building with a raised facade. Since it wasn’t mailed, I don’t know the date or location.

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Happy Birthday to Uncle Alex

No Postmark Addressed to: Mr. E. Gray, Craig, MO Wish you a happy Birthday From Don to Uncle Alex

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Merry Christmas Greetings

Postmarked: December 22, 1931, Saint Joseph, MO Addressed to: Miss Erma Gray, Craig, MO Merry Christmas greetings and best wishes for the New Year Mr & Mrs Fred Krull There was a Fred & Christina Krull living in Buchanan County, … Continue reading

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Cathedral Rocks & Poudre Lakes at Milner Pass

Postmarked: 5 July 1932 from Sterling CO Addressed to: Lula & Erma Gray, Craig MO Had a fine trip thru all feeling fine go to Morgan to- morrow. Cool today. Lena Printed on front of card: Cathedral Rocks and Poudre … Continue reading

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I get my vacation next week

Postmark 8 October 1910 Denver CO Addressed to: Mr. Alex Gray, Craig, MO Oct – 8 – 10 We rec’d ? card and we are all well I get my vacation next week don’t know yet if we will go … Continue reading

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Thanking You For Your Kind Sympathy

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted an item from the postcard and letter collection from the Gray family collection. Postmarked: January 4, 1929 Addressed: Mr & Mrs Alex Gray, Lula & Erma Thanking you for your kind sympathy expressed in … Continue reading

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1889 Bank Deposit – Heaton Bank – Craig, Missouri

A bit of ephemera today. Here’s a bank deposit slip showing Alexander Gray deposited $336.75 into Heaton Bank, Craig, Missouri, on June 7, 1889. In today’s funds that is about $8,860. William Henry Heaton (1840-1920) ran the bank and the … Continue reading

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Postcard – “I wish to thank you for all past favors” 1910

Postmarked: 2 February 1910, San Antonio TX Addressed to: Alex Gray Craig MO Feb’y 2 1910 I received my deed from Heaton Bank, so all is OK & I wish to thank you for all past favors. We are having … Continue reading

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