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This color postcard features the street view of the front of the Governor's mansion with steps leading up to it form the sidewalk. The two story front entrance is rounded and lined with tall white columns. Outbuildings and trees are depicted behind and beside it. The title in the upper left reads "Governor's Mansion, Jackson, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A red two cents postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Jackson, Mississippi, September 18, 1909. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Genevieve Brown in Yazoo City, Mississippi.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Jackson Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University