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This postcard features a color illustration of the Tower Building in Jackson, Mississippi, one of the tallest buildings in Mississippi at the time of the card's publication. The building is sixteen stories tall and includes a tower at the top. Small, red brick buildings flank the Tower Building and a street runs in front of it with trees on the other side. The title of the card is printed in the upper right of the image. An advertisement for the Tower Building and the Merchants Bank Building is printed on the top left of the back of the card. "May 3, 1980" is stamped on the bottom left edge of the card.
City News Co., Jackson, Miss.
sky scrapers; 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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Tower Building, Jackson, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University