Mississippi Delta Region

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Description

This black and white postcard features the interior of a hotel, including the front reception desk on the left with a man behind the desk, and a seating area on the right where men in suits are seated. Wall decor, chandeliers, moldings, and strait back chairs are depicted throughout. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked twice. The first postmark is Greenville, Mississippi, March 2, 1907 and the second postmark (in pink) is Los Angeles, California, March 7, 1907. "Mar 22" is ink stamped in red in the upper left. The card is addressed to Edward M. Blaclustoch in Los Angeles, California.

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And this is the hotel where I am stopping at. Hope you are growing better and trust your ears are not as bad as you thought. Lilamie

Publication Date

3-2-1907

Publisher

Rotograph Co.

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Greenville, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Interior-of-Cowan-Hotel-Greenville-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Naval Battleship 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.

Interior of Cowan Hotel, Greenville, Mississippi

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