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This black and white postcard features ten buildings around Canton, including 6 churches, schools, banks and the courthouse. The title "Views of Canton, Miss." is in the center of the card. An inscription is handwritten in a scroll shaped white space at the bottom of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked twice. The first postmark is for Canton, Mississippi July and the second postmark is a received postmark for Crystal Springs, July 1907.
July 16th 1907--Hello Eva--Have you gotten home? Write me at Bolton. Love Maude H.
Postcards; Buildings; Churches; Banks; Canton, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Canton Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University