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This postcard features a color illustration of the Pickwick Hotel in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. The hotel is pictured behind a fence and gate and a the view of the hotel is partially obscured by leafy green trees. A sign above the gated entrance read "Pickwick Hotel." The title of the card is printed along the bottom of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Miss Anita Eastes in Birmingham, Alabama. The card is postmarked Bay St. Louis, Miss, July 6, 1908 and a green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field}
George says this place suits him very well. Yours Laupganon [sic]
L. A. de Montluzin and Son
hotels; coastal hotels
Bay St. Louis, (Miss.)
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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Pickwick Hotel, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University