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This postcard features a color illustration of an overhead view of Jackson, Mississippi with Capitol Street, looking east, in the foreground. The capitol building can be seen in the distance to the left with trees and other buildings depicted between it and Capitol Street. The buildings along Capitol street are of various sizes and cars are depicted on the street. The title of the card is printed along the bottom left edge of the card. The back of the postcard is addressed to Miss Louise Knehn in Cleveland, Ohio. The postmark is not readable, though is it partially stamped over a red, two cent George Washington postage stamp in the upper right corner. An inscription is written sideways on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Sept 9, 1925 Dear Louise Arrived here at 530 this morning will get out of here at 650 and arrive at Baton Rouge at 230 this afternoon Dad [sic]
C. T. American Art
Postcards; Streets; Buildings
Jackson, MS; streets
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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Capitol Street, Looking East, Jackson, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University