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This sepia toned photograph depicts the flooded area of Downtown Jackson. The back of the photograph identifies some of the buildings as being the City Auditorium, the New Art Center, and the Petroleum Building.
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Downtown Jackson; City Auditorium; New Art Center; Petroleum Bldg.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division in the Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Jackson 1979 Flood Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University