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This color postcard features the N. O. and N. E. Railroad Station as seen from the street side. Bushes are seen in the foreground and railroad cars are seen behind the station platform. The title along the top of the card reads N. O. and N. E. Station, Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as 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, August 11, 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. Hugo Glaser in Treadwell, Arkansas.
Dearest Hugo, Your letter and [?] rec. was so glad to get. How are you both? Fine I hope. Will ans your letter as soon as I get up. Am in bed now Pete is well though excuse the writing for I can hardly write lying down. Pete you me in sending you and Vincent lots of love. Yours A[?]; Gloiser Vinent [written above the postage stamp.] [sic]
S. H. Kress and Co.
Postcards; Railroad depots; Hattiesburg, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University