Mississippi Coast Region

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Description

This color postcard features sailboats on the water. The title in the upper left reads "The Start, Waveland, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked twice--once for Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, July 27, 1911 and once for an illegible place July [day partially missing] 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Marcelle Landry in Louisiana. The address is partially marked out and replaced illegibly.

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Waveland, Miss. July 27, '11 Dear Marcelle, Write to me by return mail, and let me know if you can come over Sunday on excursion. Do not disappoint me. Saw "Bob" yesterday evening. My love to you all. An ocean of love and a kiss on each nose. [?] From 'Edna Rental.

Publication Date

7-27-1911

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Waveland, MS; Bay St. Louis, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_The-Start_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.

The Start, Waveland, Mississippi [Sailboats On the Water]

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