Download Full Text (453 KB)
This postcard features a color drawing of the docks and bathhouses in the Gulf of Mexico with trees and foliage depicted in the foreground. The title "Bath Houses in Bay St. Louis, Miss." is located in the right corner of the image. "Planchets Postcard Exchange, Pub." is typed to the side edge of the image. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for postage stamp and address placement. The card includes an inscription. "1.00 is written in pencil in the top right corner of the card.
A bit of the beach in front of the Bowers' property about nine houses to our right. Henderson Point in the distance, and a dim view of the L&N bridge connecting it with Bay St. Louis
Postcards; Bay St. Louis, MS ; Gulf Coast (Miss)
Bay St. Louis, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
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.
For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.
Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University