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This is a black and white photograph of a train engine, coal tender, and railway car of a Mississippi railroad train sitting on the tracks. The name of the railroad company is printed on the side of the coal tender. A man is seen leaning out of the cab and another man is seen standing in front of the open door on the railway car. "Mississippi Central #102 at Brookhaven Miss 8/40 4885" is typed across the top of the back of the photograph.
Railroads; Railroad companies; Railroad trains.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Pine Belt Region
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, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University