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This black and white picture postcard features a view of the Gulf of Mexico water, the sea wall, the highway, and trees that line the highway. The title along the bottom of the card reads "New U. S. 90 Between Gulfport and Biloxi, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Biloxi, Mississippi, October 16, 1950. The card is inscribed and is addressed to "The Brownings" in Washington C. H. Ohio.
I expect to be at the "cross road" this next Thurs. evening--I think on the 6 something but it might be earlier but hardly think so--Please somebody be at home. At Biloxi heading for Pensacola. I L [sic]
L. L. Cook Co.
Postcards; Gulf Coast (Miss.); Sea walls; Biloxi, MS; Gulfport, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Biloxi Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University