Mississippi Delta Region

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This black and white postcard features a busy town scene with railroad cars on the tracks in front of a sign with "Winona" on the front facade. Horses with wagons and people can be seen on the street beyond and storefronts surround the street. utility poles are visible in the forefront of the scene. The title along the bottom identifies the view as "Street Scene Winona, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Winona, Mississippi, March 11, 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. Horace Jacobson in Natchez, Mississippi.

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Mama is worried because she doesn't hear from you so please write us a line or two as soon as you can as she is so anxious. Love to all, Pete 3/11/11. [sic]

Publication Date

3-11-1911

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Winona, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Street-scene-Winona_Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Winona 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, Winona, Mississippi

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