Northeast Mississippi Region

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Rankin Printery

Description

This sepia toned postcard features the three story buildings at the corner of two streets. The building at the right forefront features ornate moldings at the roof and front elevation and a sign to the right of the building identifies it as Abe Rubel and Co. The buildings further down the street are less ornate but equally tall. utility poles are spaced along the right side of the streets and a powerline pole is prominent in the left foreground of the image. The title along the bottom of the card describes the image as "A Prominent Business Corner, Corinth. Cruse and Filmore Streets." The photographer and the printer are listed in each bottom corner, respectively. Illegible initials are handwritten along the right edge of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for address placement. A green one cent stamp is place in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked twice. The first postmark is for Corinth, Mississippi, March 26, 1906 and the second postmark is for Iowa, March [?] 1906. The card is addressed to Mrs. H. H. Smith in Olds, Iowa.

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Publication Date

3-26-1906

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Corinth, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_A-prominent-business-Courner-Corinth_001

Source

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

Buildings at the Corner of Cruse and Filmore Streets, Corinth, Mississippi

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