East Central Mississippi Region

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This black and white advertising postcard features a large three story building with Spanish style roofline. Threes and sidewalks are in front of the building. The title in the top center reads "Conservatory of Music, Meridian Female College, Meridian, Miss., Write for Catalog." Ink from the postmark is visible across the top. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. The correspondence indicator reads "This side may have a message written upon it for Postage in the United States and Europe. The right hand side must be reserved for stamp and address." A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Meridian, Mississippi, October 8, 1907. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. Howard Davis in Wilmer, Alabama.

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I am enjoying my self at dear old M. F. C. how is Wilmer I guess I will be there 12/2/07. Your card came to me glad to get it friend E. G. A. [sic]

Publication Date

10-8-1907

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Meridian, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Conservatory-of-Music-Meridian-Female-College-Meridan-Miss_001

Source

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

Conservatory of Music, Meridian Female College, Meridian, Mississippi

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