Mississippi Capitol Region

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This postcard features a color illustration of the Woodmen of the World Monument in Jackson, Mississippi, a Grecian grey granite that stands on the southeast corner of the Old City Hall in Jackson. The memorial occupies a space 70 feet square at the southeast corner of the city hall lot, with walks leading to President and Pascagoula streets. The design is seventeen feet in length and fourteen feet long. Flower bushes are in the lawn beside it and buildings can be seen behind it. The title of the card is printed along the top edge. The back of the card is addressed to Miss Newman in New York City and is inscribed "Love From Deumot" on the left half of the card. The card is postmarked Jackson, Mississippi, December 31, 1919 and a green, one cent George Washington postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner.

Publication Date

1919

Publisher

E. C. Kropp Co. Milwaukee

Time Period

1910-1919

Subjects

Postcards; Monuments

Keywords

monuments; Jackson, MS

Geographic Location

Jackson, (Miss.)

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MFM_MSS_837_1919-12-31_Postcard-Woodmen-of-the-World_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 4, Mississippi Capitol Region

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.

Woodmen of the World Monument, Jackson, Mississippi

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