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Henley, D. B.
This black and white postcard features a view of buildings on a street where horsedrawn carriages are parked. A sign for Hattiesburg Hardware is visible on a building to the right. The title at the top reads "4290 Main St., Looking East, Hattiesburg, Miss." An inscription is writeen below the title and a second inscription is written along the right edge of the card. Copyright information is in the lower left corner. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard/carte postale/postal card and provides publisher information as well as indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner of the card and the postmark for Hattiesburg, Mississippi is partially obscured. A blue ink stamp in the upper left corner declares "Post Card Union Of America Registered Member". The card is inscribed and is addressed to S. Jaeger in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
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[front of the postcard] R. L. Harris 503 Bay St.; Will be in Jackson next week at 702 West Capital St. Jackson, Mississippi. [back of the postcard] Many thanks. Write again. Ralph L. Harris 503 Bay St. Hattiesburg, Miss. Your cards are very pretty.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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