Mississippi Coast Region

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The Southern Film Company

Description

This color postcard features a long white Spanish style building with arched windows, ornate moldings, and flags across the roofline. The area in front is landscaped with colorful flowers and green bushes. People are walking up the sidewalk toward the building. The title along the top reads "Mississippi Centennial Exposition, Gulfport Miss., Opens February 22, 1919. Manufacturers Building." The title along the bottom identifies the building as "Manufacturers Building." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a Mississippi Centennial Exposition Official Postcard of the Southern Film Company Official Exposition Photographers. The card provides indication for address and postage stamp placement.

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Publication Date

1900

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Mississippi-Centennial-Exposition-GulfPort-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: 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.

Manufacturers Building, Mississippi Centennial Exposition, Gulfport Mississippi

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