Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features two African American women and four children standing in front of a cabin. The women are wearing early twentieth century dresses. The cabin has three doors, a chimney, and is enclosed in a wood slat fence. Laundry is hanging from a line in the enclosed yard space. The title in the upper left reads "Old Negro Cabin, Wiggins, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.

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Publication Date

1900

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Wiggins, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Old-Negro-Cabin-Wiggins-Miss_001

Source

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

Cabin With People Standing in Front, Wiggins, Mississippi

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