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This black and white postcard features A long two story brick building with two four story towers with United States flags on top. The lower floor of the building is covered in ivy vines. The title in the upper right reads "Agricultural Engineering Building, Mississippi State College, State College, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Starkville, Mississippi, May 5, 1945. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. Minnie Smith in Tuscola, Illinois.
Starkville, Miss. May 4, 1945. My but it is cold here. Just got home. My bro [and] I took in a show. And had the best fish dinner. Fresh fish from the Gulf. My sisterinlaw is in Memphis. Come home tomorrow. I wish you could see the flowers. Roses are beautiful. We are going out for supper. Gladys. [sic]
E. C. Kropp Co.
Postcards; State colleges and universities; Starkville, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Starkville Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection