Mississippi Coast Region

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This color advertisement postcard features Lee's Candy and Pecan Shoppe that pictures a primitive doll and a sign for pralines. The title at the bottom of the card reads "Lee's Candy and Pecan Shoppe, Highway 90 Bay St. Louis." 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 "Lee's Candy and Pecan Shoppe--Look for "Old Mammy", 402 Ulman Avenue, on Highway 90, Bay St. Louis, Miss., for delicious, creamy Creole Pralines. Made fresh daily. Souvenirs, gifts and novelties."

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Publication Date

1910

Publisher

Gulfport Printing Co.

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Bay St. Louis, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Lee's-Candy-and-Pecan-Shoppe_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.

Lee's Candy and Pecan Shoppe Advertising Featuring a Primitive Doll and Praline Sign, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi

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