Pine Belt Region

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Henley, D. B.

Description

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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Transcription

[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.

Publication Date

1900

Time Period

1900-1910

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Main-St-Looking-East-Hattiesburg-Miss_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.

Main Street East, Hattiesburg, Missississippi

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