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This color postcard features a white clapboard gothic style church with arched windows and doors. A tree is seen on either side of the church.The title along the top reads "Main Street Presbyterian Church, Hattiesburg, Miss." A handwritten inscription is written sideways on the card. 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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi, March 6, 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. Henry Hart in Hillsdale, Michigan. A red ink dash is partially through the address.
[front of the postcard] Hotel Hattiesburg, Hattiesburg, Miss. Mar 6 1911 [Back of the postcard] Dear L--Received your letter here [?] south three weeks. Never expected to take such a trip. My niece lives here in a hotel. Summer here [?] 80. Expect to go home in another week or so. I do pity the folks at Bankers. Hope your family are better. If I ever se you will tell all abut my trip. Go to New Orleans the last of the week. [?] [sic]
Postcards; Presbyterian Churches; Hattiesburg, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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