Mississippi Delta Region

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Bradley, W. A.

Description

This color postcard features a street view of two homes with a park and trees between them. The home on the left is white, two stories with a brown roof. The Home on the right is a three story brown brick with a second story balcony. The park between the homes is noted in handwritten inscription as Blanton Park and the home on the right is noted in a handwritten inscription as Elks Home. The title along the top identifies the area as "Greenville, Miss., Hinds Street, looking North." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides photographer information as well as indication for communication and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Greenville, Mississippi , January 2, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Sallie Sanders in Carrollton Kentucky.

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[front of the postcard] Blanton Park; Elks Home [back of the postcard] Say why under the sun don't you write--I have waited long enough for an answer to my last letter and I think you might spare me just a few minutes to tell me all the news. If I come up I'll make you hard to catch.

Publication Date

1-2-1908

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Greenville, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Greenville-Miss-Hinds-St-Looking-North_001

Source

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

Hinds Street Looking North, Greenville, Mississippi

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