Pine Belt Region

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C. T. American Art

Description

This color postcard features a multilevel red and white brick building with an American flag flying on a flagpole to the left of the building. The title along the top of the card reads "High School, Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher and creator information. The postage stamp has been removed and the card is postmarked Camp Shelby, Mississippi, August 22, 1934. The card is inscribed, though several places in the inscription are damaged and illegible. The card is addressed to Mrs. Joe S. Cain in Sallis, Mississippi.

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Thursday evening. Dear Mother and all, [?] everybody fine. [?] don't feel so good. [?] hurting now. They [?] them shots today. [?] gave me some clothes and shoes. I can't hardly stay here. I am still in Camp Shelby yet. I will be glad when I leave here. I hope it won't be long tho. They are still coming in by hundreds. I will write to [?] to send my [?] left down there. [?] you won't that [?] truck get it and [?] car. I won't [?] and you can. [?] yet. Bye with love your Son.

Publication Date

8-22-1934

Publisher

D. E. Levine News Agency

Time Period

1930-1939

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_High-School-Hattiesburg-Miss-Front_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.

Red and White Brick, Multilevel High School, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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