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This postcard features a black and white image of the Illinois Central Railway Depot in Bentonia, Mississippi, a town in Yazoo County. The depot is a long wood structure situated beside railroad tracks. Wagons and a car are pictured parked at either end of the building and a sine reading "Bentonia" is pictured hanging on from the roof overhang at the right end of the building. The title of the card is printed in the top right corner of the image. The back of the postcard has "1975" written at the top.
Postcards: Railroad depots; Railroad tracks
railroad depots; Mississippi Delta
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Mississippi Delta Region,
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Illinois Central Depot, Bentonia, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University