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This postcard features a color illustration of Main Street in Tupelo, Mississippi. The street is crowded with horses and wagons. Buildings and electric power line poles line either side of the street. The title of the card is printed along the top of the image. The back of the card is addressed to Mr. W. E. Brown in Black River, Illinois. The card is postmarked Tupelo, Mississippi, June 14, 1908 and a green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Tupelo Miss. June 14 -09 Weather fine. Tempuatures 70 to 96% daily not offensive. Having a fine time. Best Wishes to all B. N.D [sic]
A. M. Simon, New York
main streets; Tupelo, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Northeast Mississippi Region
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Main Street Looking West, Tupelo, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University