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This color postcard features a water tower, a burner tower, two smoke stacks and a series of red buildings behind a fence with a dirt path in front of the fence. The title in the upper left reads "Paepcke-Leight Lumber Co., Box Factory, Greenville, Miss." 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 December 10, 1912, Florida. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Adam Keener in Cadiz, Ohio.
Hello how are you? Fine I bet. From some cause you did not ans. my last letter I written you. I would like to no the reason you did not ans it. Though you and I was very good friends. Wishing you a merry and happy xmas. I remain your FLA friend. CMP B69 C. M. R. [sic]
H. A. Hoffman
Postcards; Lumber Mills; 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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