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This black and white postcard features a three story house with a turret on the left corner. The house is light colored with dark wood trim. People in early twentieth century clothing are standing on the porch. The title in the lower right of the image identifies the house as "Residence of L. B. Moseley, Jackson, Miss." An inscription is handwritten in the white space along the bottom of the card. The date, 11.12.1906, is written in the upper right corner. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard. A green one cent postage stamp is placed crooked in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Jackson, Mississippi, November 12, 1906. The card is addressed to Miss Teen Ratliff in Smeden, Mississippi.
We are well--[?] if you can make it out. M. E. M.
Postcards; Houses; Jackson, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Jackson Subcollection
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