Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard featuring two views of Hotel Reed. The top rendering features the view of the hotel awning with a view of the bay. The bottom rendering features the ivy covered front entrance and courtyard to the hotel with outdoor furniture in the grass and the title "Hotel Reed, Bay St. Louis, Miss." 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 "Hotel Reed Noted for delicious food. Overlooking the Bay--on Highway No. 90; Modern--Fireproof--50 Rooms--50 Baths; Bay St. Louis, Miss. Fisherman's Paradise (AAA)"

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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.

Publication Date

1910

Publisher

MWM

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Bay St. Louis, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Overlooking-the-Bay_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

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

Two Views of Hotel Reed--Top: View of the Awning Looking Toward the Bay; Bottom: Entrance of the Ivy Covered Hotel, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

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