Mississippi Delta Region

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This color postcard features a hotel with two four story sections with a one story section between them. The roofline of the center section is lined with a white rail. Horse drawn wagons are parked in front. The title in the upper left reads "Cowan Hotel, Greenville, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Greenville, Mississippi, February 11, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Leah Cassell in Jacksonville, Illinois.

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Transcription

Leah, Here's where we are all O. K. Going to the plantation tomorrow. Pop. [sic]

Publication Date

2-11-1908

Publisher

A. M. Simon

Time Period

1900-1908

Geographic Location

Greenville, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Cowan-Hotel-Greenville-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: 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.

Cowan Hotel, Greenville, Mississippi

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