Mississippi Coast Region

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Description

The color postcard features a large Oak tree with a hole or ring in the visible limb. A two story yellow house with white trim stands behind the tree. The title in the lower left reads "The Ring in the Oak, Biloxi, Miss." Publisher information is named in the lower right corner. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement. An inscription is handwritten across the card.

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Transcription

Philip will remember this photo.

Publication Date

1900

Publisher

R. J. Sackett and Son

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Biloxi, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_The-Ring-In-The-Oak-Biloxi-Miss_001

Source

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

The Ring in the Oak, Biloxi, Mississippi

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