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This color postcard features a tall monument with a soldier at the top. The soldier is holding a long rifle to his side and holding one hand up to this head. The monument is surrounded by a short fence and buildings are seen behind it. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked for Aberdeen, Mississippi July 17, 1910. Th card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. T. J. Moore in Llano, Texas.
Had thought to mail Cousin Nora a card too, but don't know her address. It is nice and cool this afternoon and a little breeze. Edna J. Moore Sykes
Postcards; Monuments; Aberdeen, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Aberdeen Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University