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This postcard features a color illustration of people gathered on the doc where several carts of oysters are waiting to be unloaded into the oyster shed at the canning factory in Biloxi, Mississippi. The figurehead of the oyster schooner is visible to the right of the dock. The Oyster sheds and the canning factory buildings are visible on shore. The title of the card is printed along the bottom edge of the card.
Postcards; Oyster industry; Factories
Oyster schooners; oyster industry; Mississippi 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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Oyster Schooners Unloading at Canning Factory, Biloxi, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University