Mississippi Delta Region

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This color postcard features a pink house with white trim and a green roof behind a white picket fence and trees. People are standing on the front porch. The title in the top center reads "Home of John Sharp Williams, Yazoo City, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement. The postage stamp is missing and the postmark is smeared illegibly. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. W. A. Wright in Hillsboro, Indiana.

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Transcription

Saw this home today. [?] is fine. This is a good lumber county I will be home last of week or fist of next Perry Hall 2/28/1910 [sic]

Publication Date

2-28-1910

Publisher

W. T. Hegman and Son

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Yazoo City, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Home-of-John-Sharp-Williams-Yazoo-City-Miss_001

Source

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

Home of John Sharp Williams, Yazoo City, Mississippi

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