Mississippi Coast Region

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This black and white postcard features a bird's eye view of a town with buildings and streets. The First National Bank and Banfill's Millinery and Shoe Store are visible on the street in the forefront of the image. An "X" is drawn over a group of buildings in the distance on the left. The title along the bottom of the image reads "Looking East From 13th St., Gulfport, Miss." An inscription is handwritten along the bottom edge and to the right. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right and the card is postmarked Gulfport, Mississippi, September 29, 1907. The card is addressed to Miss Jennie Lang in Pass Christian, Mississippi.

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Publication Date

8-29-1907

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Looking-East-From-13th-St-Gulfport-Miss_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)

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For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.

Looking East From 13th St. Gulfport, Mississippi

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