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This postcard features a black and white image of the Lowndes County Courthouse in Columbus, Mississippi. The courthouse features a tall clock tower on the left end of the building, a set of wide stairs to the entrance, and four white columns frame the center door. Other buildings and trees can be seen behind the courthouse. A faded postmark is visible near the bottom of the image. The title of the image is printed beneath the bottom edge of the image. The back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. J. S. Corkey in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The card is postmarked Columbus, Mississippi, Aug. 9, 1907 and a green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is in the upper right corner of the card. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [See transcription field.]
Dear Zadia: I will write later, am awful busy. Address-Meridian Female Colleg in Meridian Miss. Your loving Friend, Ida D.
Courthouses; Columbus, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, East Central Mississippi Region
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Courthouse, Lowndes County, Columbus, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University