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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.

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[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]

Publication Date

3-6-1911

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Main-Street-Presbyterian-Church-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.

Main Street Presbyterian Church, A Gothic Style White Clapboard Church, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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