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This postcard features a black and white image of a yard of multiple rows of compressed cotton bales, some neatly stacked and others in the foreground are scattered. Buildings are in the background with a sign for Senatobia across the porch roof of the building on the far left. Utility poles are in several places in and around the yard. An inscription is written sideways on the right edge of the card that reads "January 7/07 Senatobia, Miss. Will be here all week. Its warm Papa" [sic] The back of the card is addressed to Miss Doll Clason in Springfield, Ohio. The card is postmarked Senatobia, Miss., January 7, 1907 and Springfield, Ohio, January 8. A green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner of the card.
small towns; Senatobia, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 4, Southwest Mississippi Region
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Cotton, Senatobia, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University