Mississippi Coast Region

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This black and white postcard features a dirt street with storefronts and trees on either side. A horse-drawn carriage is on the right side of the street. The title in the lower left reads "View looking East, Main Street, Lucedale, Miss." "Monica Koons" is handwritten beside the title. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Ebank, Mississippi, October 6, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. H. J. Koons in Hemlock, Ohio.

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Dear Aunt--I wish you were down here to help me eat sweet potatoes and sugar cane. Monica

Publication Date

10-6-1908

Publisher

Lucedale Pharmacy

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Lucedale, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_View-looking-East-Main-St-Lucedale_Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Lucedale Subcollection

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.

View looking East, Main Street, Lucedale, Mississippi

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