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This postcard features a black and white image of the Gulfport Pier with the view of people walking, trees, a stone retaining wall, and water to the right. The title is printed beneath the bottom edge of the image. An inscription beneath the image reads "We will all take a walk on Pier when you come again. "C7". "5/9/07 " is written at the top of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Mr. Mack Robinson in Jackson, Mississippi. The card is postmarked Jackson, Mississippi, 1907 and a green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. The left side of the card includes an inscription. [See transcription field.]
Sorry you were ill and could not come down--but hope you will be able to come next time. We will be here 18th of this month. Can't you be here then? I truly hope so! Best regards, CLM
S. H. Cowan, Druggist, Gulfport, Miss.--Germany
piers; MS Gulf Coast
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Box 3: Mississippi Coastal Region
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The Gulfport Pier, Gulfport, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University