Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features a statue of a man on a white stone base. Trees and a building are behind the statue. The title along the top of the card reads "Statue of Captain Joseph T. Jones, Gulfport, Miss.--80" The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for postage stamp placement. The description in the upper left reads "Statue of Captain Joseph T. Jones--Oil Producer--Penn. and W. Virginia. Whose vision, courage and indomitable energy made possible the construction of the Gulf and Ship Island Railroad and the City and Harbor of Gulfport, Mississippi."

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Publication Date

1900

Publisher

Barber and Thatcher

Time Period

1930-1939

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Statue-of-Cpt-Joseph-T-Jones_001

Source

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

Statue of Captain Joseph T. Jones, Gulfport, Mississippi

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