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This black and white postcard features a bench, a pier and a pier house on the beach. The pier house bears signs on the roof and on the siding that reads "Paradise Point; Cottages and Restaurant Best on the Coast." An arrow sits atop the sign on the roof. A small palm tree is in the right edge of the image. The title "Private Pier at Paradise Point Cottages on U. S. Highway 90 Near Gulfport, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address and postage stamp placement.
The L. L. Cooke Co.
Postcards; Restaurants; Piers; Gulfport, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Gulfport Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University