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This black and white postcard features a bridge with high metal guardrails over a river. Another bridge is seen in the distance behind it. Trees are on either side of the river. The title along the top of the card identifies the bridge as "Pearl River Bridge, Jackson, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Valdosta, Georgia, May 8, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Ehsman F. Price in Roland Park, Maryland.
Dear Nellie, Came to this place with M last week. Lynn is [?] and has his children with him at Biloxi, Miss he has a lovely home in a lovely town. I will write you a letter some. S. L. H. Box 265 Valdosta Ga.
West Jackson Book Store
Postcards; Bridges; Rivers; Jackson, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Jackson Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University