Easter Flood, Jackson, 1979

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This sepia toned photograph features the aerial view of streets, buildings and trees partially under water due to flooding. The back of the photo identifies the area as downtown Jackson, Mississippi looking south from the Holiday Inn--Deposit Guarantee Plaza.

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Downtown Jackson looking south from the Holiday Inn--Deposit Guarantee Plaza

Publication Date

1979

Time Period

1970-1979

Geographic Location

Jackson, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

photograph

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Downtown-Jackson-Looking-South_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division in the Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Jackson 1979 Flood Sub-Collection

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.

Aerial View of Flooding in the Holiday Inn--Deposit Guarantee Plaza Area of Downtown Jackson

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