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This postcard features a color illustration of the Mineral Springs Hotel in Iuka, Mississippi, a four story, red brick building with two visible balconies and the first story below street level. A bridge leads from the street to the second story and people are on the bridge, the and both balconies. A sign for the hotel is on the side of the facade between the second and third story. A weather vein is atop the peak in the center of the roof. A three story, beige building is next to the hotel. The title of the card is printed in the upper left of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Miss Laurian Johnson in Atlanta, Georgia. The card is postmarked Iuka, Miss., June 15, 1915 and a green, one cent George Washington postage stamp is placed crookedly in the upper right corner. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
How are you these days? Am back in Miss. again but still have a strong feeling for Atlanta. How's Rebecca? Take good care of her and don’t forget. Elia MEP Iuka, Miss. [sic]
The Rexall Store, Jourdans, Iuka, Miss.
Postcards; Hotel buildings
hotels; Iuka, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 4, Northeast Mississippi Region
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Mineral Springs Hotel, Iuka, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University