Mississippi Coast Region

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This color postcard features a three story building with two tower entrances and a cupola in the center of the roof. Small trees are in the yard and a wood fence runs in front of the building. The title in the upper left identifies the image as "Central School, Gulfport, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement. Two green one cent postage stamps are placed sideways across the top of the card. The card is postmarked for Gulfport, Mississippi, May 1, 1918. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. R. L. Bennett in Acworth, Georgia.

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Hello Mama got here all right and like fine will write you again soon Sam B. [sic]

Publication Date

5-1-1918

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Gulfport, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Central-School-Gulfport-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.

Central School, Gulfport, Mississippi

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