Pine Belt Region

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Description

This black and white postcard features cut lumber in a pine forest with oxen pulled wagons loaded with lumber. The card is inscribed along the left side and the title along the bottom reads "Yellow Pine for Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked twice. The first postmark is for New Orleans, Louisiana September 28, 1906 and the second postmark is Washington, October 1906. The card is addressed to Miss Francis Weeks in Washington, D. C.

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The storm delayed us here for 2 1/2 hours. Our train was 9 hours late. We are just in N. O. Aunt E. and Uncle Pat stood the trip [?]

Publication Date

9-28-1906

Publisher

Banks and Hein

Time Period

1900-1909

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Yellow-Pine-for-Hattiesburg-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection

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.

Logging Yellow Pine, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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