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This postcard features three black and white images from Philipp, Mississippi. The top left image features R. D. Beard and Company Store, a two story buildings with a front porch and second story balcony. The sign for the story is on the front of the balcony roof and a white sign is on the left side of the store. A railroad crossing sign is visible in the foreground. The top right image features the G. And M. Depot, a split level building with a bumped out entrance. People are standing in front of the depot and the identification of it is printed in the upper right of the image. Some parts of the image are damaged. The bottom image is of a three story house with large dormers and a long front porch. The title of the image is printed in the lower middle of it. the card shows signs of tearing along the edges. The back of the card is addressed to Miss Juria Kunge [?] in Bule Island, Illinois.
Bobbe Litho Co., New York
Postcards; Houses; Railroad depots; Stores, Retail
houses; train depots; storefronts; 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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Buildings in Philipp Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University