Mississippi Coast Region

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This color picture postcard features the belfry tower wing of the Inn-By-The-Sea as seen from across Lotus Pond. Palm trees, bushes, and ornamental grasses adorn the area around the pond. The title along the bottom of the card reads "Belfry Tower Across From Across Lotus Pond--Inn-By-The-Sea, Pass Christian, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for postage stamp and address placement. The description in the upper left corner reads "Inn-By-The-Sea--A delightful inn and cottages among the pines and moss-hung live oaks, beside the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico, open every day of the year."; 3.00 is written in pencil beneath the description.

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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

Gulfport Printing Co.

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Pass Christian, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Belfry-Tower-from-Across-Lotus-Pond-Inn-by-the-Sea_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.

Belfry Tower Across from Lotus Pond at Inn By the Sea

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