Northeast Mississippi Region

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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.

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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

Publication Date

7-17-1910

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Aberdeen, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Confederate-Monument-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.

Confederate Monument, Aberdeen, Mississippi

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