East Central Mississippi Region

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This black and white picture postcard features a two story hotel with a porch and balcony along the front, lined with white railing and posts. Bare trees are in front of the house and a sidewalk leads up to the hotel. The title on the side of the card identifies it as "Cochran Hotel, Ackerman, Mississippi, L. H. Stubblefield." An inscription is below the title. The back of the postcard identifies the item as postcard and provides publisher information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Ackerman, Mississippi, August 27, 1907. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. Emma McDonald.

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[back of the postcard] Have been here two days. DA [back of the postcard] Have not forgotten you will see you about Sept. 22--Am working my way South now. Writ me to Enterprise, Miss. Regards to you all. D. Alexander.

Publication Date

1900

Publisher

The Rose Company

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Ackerman, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Cochran-Hotel_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Ackerman 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.

Cochran Hotel, Ackerman, Mississippi

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