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This postcard features a color illustration of the water front in Biloxi, with several piers, fishing houses, and docks near the shore. A line of trees is depicted on the left side of the road that runs along the shoreline. The title of the card is printed beneath the left edge of the image and the publisher is printed in the lower right of the card. "Fishing" is written in the white space beneath the card. The back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. Clara Breakner in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The card is postmarked, Millersville, Penn., March 3, 1916 and a green, one cent George Washington postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written sideways on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Dear Sister in faith We would like you folk to spend sun. Mar 12 at are pace as we are loveing a few more please hand to Lizzie and Susie Baker. Please respond Mr. Levi S. Witmer [sic]
Detroit Publishing Co.
Postcards; Piers; Fishing ports; Fishing harbors
Mississippi Gulf Coast; Biloxi, MS
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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Water Front, Biloxi, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University