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This color postcard features a beachfront scene. The beach is lined with utility poles and there are several piers with pier houses and boats in the water. "Biloxi, Miss." is in the lower left corner and "Shell Beach Front" is in the lower right corner. Publisher information is along the bottom left edge of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Biloxi, Mississippi, March 9, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Hynes Heplon in Houma, Louisiana.
Curt Teich and Co.
Postcards; Beaches; Piers; Biloxi, 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