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This color postcard features the lotus pond in bloom in front of the Inn-By-The-Sea in Pass Christian, Mississippi. The belfry tower is visible to the left. The title at the bottom of the card reads "Lotus Pond Covered in Bloom at the Inn-By-The-Sea, Pass Christian, Mississippi." 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 "In by the Sea--I.T. Rhea, Owner--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 in the year."
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Gulfport Printing Co.
Pass Christian, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University