Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features schooners out on the water with men standing up holding poles. Piles of oysters are seen in the schooner in the left forefront. The title in the center beneath the image reads "Oyster Dredging" and the publisher information is listed along the bottom edge of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides address and postage stamp placement.

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Publication Date

1900

Publisher

Detroit Photographic Co.

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Biloxi, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Oyster-Dredging_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.

Oyster Dredging, Biloxi, Mississippi

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