Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features a grand four story brick hotel that wraps to a "U" shape. A long tree-lined driveway leads to the hotel. The title along the top of the card identifies the hotel as "Front View of the Great Southern Hotel, Gulfport, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Gulfport, Mississippi April 25, 1910. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. C. H. Owen in Lincoln, Kansas.

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Gulfport, Miss. Waiting for a letter. On the Gulf. Cool here. Love Mother Collins, Miss next week.

Publication Date

4-25-1910

Publisher

Phillip T. Hannie

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Front-View-of-the-Great-Southern-Hotel-Gulf-Port-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.

Front View of the Great Southern Hotel, Gulfport, Mississippi

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