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This color postcard features a two story building with brick columns on the bottom floor entrance and white columns and white porch railings on the second floor entrance. Staircases flank the entrance porches. A white trimmed and railed cupola is in the center of the roof and "City Hall, 1905" is on the front gable. People are standing on the porches and stairs. The title "City Hall, Bay St. Louis, Miss." is sideways in the white strip on the right edge of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement. The card is inscribed.
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Hey Dear George i am senting you two postel cards i hope you will sent me some more and Picture to me from your aunt [sic]
O. J. Planchet
Bay St. Louis, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Bay St. Louis Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University