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This color postcard features a temple with a dome on the roof, arched windows, and a large arched doorway. Small trees are to the side of the temple and a sidewalk runs in front and beside it. The title in the upper left identifies the temple as, "Greenville, Miss., Jewish Temple." An inscription is handwritten along the top of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Greenville, Mississippi 1909. The month and day of the postmark is illegible. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Mary Ratcliffe in Sneeds, Mississippi.
[back of the postcard] Tuesday. I mailed the pattern yesterday. Tell cuz Mattie I sure did enjoy my day with you all. Shall expect you and Kate to be fair. Will let you [sic] [front of the postcard][?} with love to all, Lovingly, R. O. Nasson
Steger-Holmes, Co., Commercial Stationers
Postcards; Jewish temples; Greenville, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Greenville Subcollection
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