Mississippi Delta Region

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This color postcard features a complex of buildings with smoke stacks and a water tower. A bridge over a river is seen in the forground. A large sign for "Leland Oilworks" is on the facadeof a building on the left. The title in the lower left of the card reads "Leland Oil Works, Leland, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is in the upper right and the card is postmarked Leland, Mississippi June 2, 1909. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. E. L. Folge in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Still raining but I have sold [?] man. I have call on most of the bills [?] small but every little bit helps. Tell everybody hello. John LM

Publication Date

6-2-1909

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Leland, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Leland-Oil-Works_001

Source

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

Leland Oil Works, Leland, Mississippi

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