Mississippi Coast Region

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Contributor

Hamm, Harry L.

Description

This color postcard features a limb of grapefruit bearing a sign that reads "Limb Containing 21 Grape Fruit Weighing 25Lbs taken from Tree 43 Months Old in Grove of W. H. Bouslog Gulfport Miss." "2718 A Bunch of Grape Fruit, Gulfport, Miss." is typed along the bottom of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and includes artist information and indication for postage stamp, correspondence and address placement. A sketch of a ham is in the top center of the card with the words "The H.H. Hamm Series Erie, PA" around and inside of it.

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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

1900

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_A-Bunch-of-Grapefruit_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.

Limb Containing 21 Grape Fruit Weighing 25Lbs taken from Tree 43 Months Old in Grove of W. H. Bouslog Gulfport Miss.

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