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This black and whitepicture postcard features the garden view of the St. Augustine garden and chapel with trees, a statue, flagpole and concrete planters. The title along the bottom of the card reads "St. Augustine's Seminary, Bay St. Louis, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Bay St. Louis, Miss. Nov. 20, 19443. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. D. A. Brown in Skamania County, Washington.

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Bay St. Louis, Nov. 29-43, Dear Mrs. Brown, Your kind letter on Nov. 22 came two days ago an I want to offer you my cordial thanks for the letter and it's contents. May God bless you for your generosity. I pray for you at the shrine. This building is the chapel of the St. Aug. Seminary for the colored. There will be one ordination on Jun. 6, 45. The S. V. D. Fathers from [?] are doing grand work and no doubt you know about it. Most gratefully yours [?] Sr. Albertine

Publication Date

11-30-1943

Publisher

Collotype Co.

Time Period

1940-1949

Geographic Location

Bay St. Louis, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_St-Augustine's-Seminary-Grayscale_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.

St. Augustine's Seminary Garden and Chapel, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

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