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E. C. Kroppe
This color postcard features a four story brick colonial style building with four white columns at the entrance and along the side patio. The title along the top of the card reads "Y. M. C. A. on Building on Main Street, Hattiesburg, Miss.--19." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides creator information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Hattiesburg, Mississippi, July 5, 1912. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. John Mellen in Rocky Hill Connecticut.
July 6--Dear Norma, Been looking for a letter but haven't gotten one. I've seen your husband once. Tomorrow is a month remember. Ha! Ha! Please write soon. Bud sends regards. Sincerely, Erma Lynn
Postcards; YMCA; Hattiesburg, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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