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This color postcard features a bright moon over the water of the Gulf of Mexico with a road, trees, and a pier also pictured. The title reads "Beautiful Moonlight on the Guld of Mexico, Waveland, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A one cent postage stamp is in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked "Waveland, Dec. 20, 1938". The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Mary Margaret Grass, Friars Point, Miss.
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Dear Mary Margaret, This is that moon Elizabeth is always talking about. Worth bragging about, don't you think? Catherine
C.T. American Art
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection
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