Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features a white Spanish Mission style building with two staircases leading to the front entrance. The front roofline is curved and the entrance features ornate columns flanking the door and intricate curved molding above the entrance. Trees are behind the building. The title "New Municipal Library, Biloxi, Miss--19" is in the upper left of the image. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information and indication for postage stamp placement. The description of the library in the upper left reads "The Biloxi Municipal Library, one of the prettiest buildings in the city, is of Spanish Mission type architecture and construction."

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Publication Date

1910

Publisher

E. C. Kropp Co.

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Biloxi, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_New-Minicipal-Library-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.

New Municipal Library, Biloxi, Mississippi

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