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This color postcard features a tall Confederate monument placed in front of the red brick courthouse. The title along the top reads "Confederate Monument and Courthouse, Hattiesburg , Miss." 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 in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Hattiesburg, Mississippi, May 20, 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss O. Jones in Brookhaven, Mississippi.
I've been promising to write you a lovely letter but at [?] I nursed and I just came down here Monday. Write to me. D. H. S.
S. H. Kress and Co.
Postcards; Soldiers' monuments--Southern States; Courthouses; Hattiesburg, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University