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This color postcard features buildings in downtown Hattiesburg, Mississippi, with people and horses and buggies on the street. The title on the bottom of the card reads "Front Street, Looking South, Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed upside down at an angle in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Hattiesburg, Mississippi July 14, 1908. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss. F. H. Keeler in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Hello! Why haven't you answered my card? We are here to play ball. J.H.G. I suppose you are surprised to know I am Hattiesburg, will be back home Wed. night. Yours G. B. [sic]

Publication Date

7-14-1908

Time Period

1900-1910

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Front-Street-Looking-south-Hattiesburg-Miss-Faded_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.

South of Front Street, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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