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This color postcard features two images. The top image, titled "President's Home, State Normal School, Hattiesburg, Miss.", depicts a large red brick house with large white columns at the entrance and smaller white columns throughout the wrap around front porch. The bottom image titled "Teachers Home, State Normal School, Hattiesburg, Miss.", features a large two story red brick building with a long porch with white columns. An inscription is handwritten beneath the title on the bottom image. 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, September 24, 1913. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Olive Jones in Fernwood, Mississippi.

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[front of postcard] This has not yet been constructed--will be for the old maids. [back of postcard] I've wanted to write you but am so busy. I'll have to postpone it awhile longer. Like it fine, but don't find teaching in the St. Normal as cosy as I've thought holding a good job to be! Jim sent me $5.00 Write to me. Emily

Publication Date

9-24-1913

Publisher

S. H. Kress and Co.

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_President's-Home-State-Normal-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.

President's Home and Teachers' Home, State Normal School, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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