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This postcard features a color illustration of Jackson, Mississippi City Hall, a two story white brick building with four tall columns along the front entrance and a long sidewalk leading to the building. Men are depicted as standing on the sidewalk near the building and bare trees are depicted in front of and to the side of the building. The title of the card is printed along the upper left of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Mrs. J. V. Bailey in Jackson, Mississippi. The card is postmarked Columbus, Miss., March 17, 1911 and a green, one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written sideways on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Dearest Mama--I shall not have time to write to your this morning, though I may do so later in the week nothing is stirring up here. Even discussion and May Day have stopped. Blue. [along the top] Will write Sunday JV 93
A. M. Simons, New York
Postcards; City Halls
City halls; Jackson, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Box 3: Mississippi Capitol Region
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City Hall, Jackson, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University