Mississippi Coast Region

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Contributor

Doane, Jim

Description

This color picture postcard features an aerial view of the Bay St. Louis bridge with trees and houses visible in the foreground and sky and trees visible on the far side of the water. The title along the bottom of the card reads "Bay St. Louis Bridge Bay St. Louis, Mississippi." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher and artist information as well as indication for postage stamp placement. The description in the upper left of the card reads "Bay St. Louis Bridge: Looking East along U. S. Highway 90, this $9,000,000 Bridge opened Aug. 1 1953. It is over two miles long and connects Bay St. Louis and Pass Christian, Miss. Color by Jim Doane".

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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

1910

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Bay St. Louis, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Bay-St-Louis-Bridge-Large_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.

Aerial View of Bay St. Louis Bridge

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