Northeast Mississippi Region

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This black and white picture postcard features a view of the Aberdeen City Hall. The building is two stories with white columns at the front entrance and arche windows on the top floor. The sign for City Hall is just below the roofline on the front of the building. A confederate monument stands in the section across the street from the building. Cars are parked on the street and street lamps are placed along the front sidewalk. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A red two cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Prairie, Mississippi, July 7, 1939. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Hellen Marsin.

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Dear Miss Marsin I am here and having a nice time came her an a [?]. Will not be there Friday but will call you when I get home Nannie Smith [sic]

Publication Date

7-7-1939

Time Period

1930-1939

Geographic Location

Aberdeen, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_City-Hall-Aberdeen-Miss_001

Source

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

City Hall, Aberdeen, Mississippi

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