Mississippi Coast Region

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Contributor

Triplett, W. T.

Description

This color picture postcard features people swimming and lounging on floaties in the water with a patio and stairs with umbrellas and lounge chairs in the background. The title at the bottom reads "Wave Pool, Buccaneer State Park, Miss." 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 reads "WAVE POOL Buccaneer State Park. Mississippi's first wave-activated pool 74-180 ft., with 450,000 gallon capacity. We have a 104-site campground, recreation complex, a day use area, nature trail and camp store. Located on the beach in Waveland, Mississippi. Phone [number] Photo by W. T. Triplett"

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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

Publisher

Ocean Springs Distributors, Inc.

Time Period

1890-1999

Geographic Location

Waveland, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Wave-Pool_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.

People Swimming in the Wave Pool at Buccaneer State Park, Mississippi

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