Mississippi Delta Region

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This black and white postcard features a street with storefronts and horse and wagons. Bales of what appears to be cotton are scattered on a wooden platform in front of a storefront that bares a sign reading "Senatobia." A set of railroad tracks is seen to the right of the wooden platform. The title in the upper left identifies the scene as "Street Scene, Senatobia, Miss." The publisher is listed in the upper right corner. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green, partially removed postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Senatobia, Mississippi, March 7, 1910. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Tillie Suipkins in Maryland.

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Hello Bunks. This is cotton you see on platform. Hope you all are O. K. [?] Willie Memphis, Tenn. Arlington Hotel

Publication Date

3-7-1910

Publisher

City Drug Store Pub.

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Senatobia, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Street-Scene-Senatobia-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Friars Point 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.

Street Scene, Senatobia, Mississippi

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