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This postcard features a color illustration of the grand homes along the left side of North State Street in Jackson, Mississippi. The fully visible home is a white, two story house with a row of six white columns along the front porch. Three women in early 20th century dresses are walking front of the house and electric powerline poles are spaced along the grass between the sidewalk and the street. The title of the card is printed in the upper edge of the image. The back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. L. J. Jarshishek in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania . The card is postmarked Lake, Mississippi, October 8, 1909 and a green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
I would like to send you some Roses, if I knew they would stay nice. How are you by this time. Mincey
Eyrich and Co., Jackson, Mississippi
streets; 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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North State Street, Jackson, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University