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This color picture postcard features the entrance to St. Augustine's Seminary with palm trees and statues visible. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for postage stamp placement. The description in the upper left reads "St. Augustine's Seminary Chapel Bay St. Louis, Miss.--St. Augustine's is one of the nations two Catholic seminaries training Negro youths for priesthood. Its spacious grounds abound with semi-tropical plants."; ".50" is written in pencil in the upper left of the card.
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A. F. Laborde and Son
Bay St. Louis, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University