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This black and white postcard features a white church with a steepled tower on the right front corner and a large arched stained glass window in the gable above the entrance. The front entrance porch has scalloped trim and thing rails. The church is on blocks without a skirting. A back side entrance is visible with a chimney in the roof to the right of it. A sidewalk runs in front of the church and a two story house is visible behind the church.. The title "Methodist Church, Rosedale, Miss." is in the upper left 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 Rosedale, Mississippi, January 3, 1912. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. Sam Montgomery in Greenville, Mississippi.
I wish it was so we could leave home for we appreciate your kind invitation. You [and] Sam come to see us. Aff. Cousin G.
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Postcards; Churches--Methodist; Rosedale, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Rosedale Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University