Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features a dock over the water leading to a group of buildings. Women in early twentieth century dresses and men in dark clothing are on the deck among metal carts. The title along the bottom of the card reads "Oyster Schooner Unloading at Canning Factory, Biloxi, Miss."

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Publication Date

1900

Publisher

Detroit Publishing Co.

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Biloxi, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Oyster-Schooners-Unloading-at-Canning-Factory-Biloxi-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: 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 Schooners Unloading at Canning Factory, Biloxi, Mississippi

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