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This color postcard features a line of uniformed men digging trenches in an open field. Various shirts and hats lay discarded behind the men. The title along the top of the card reads "Digging Trenches Greetings from Camp Shelby, Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.
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Illustrated Postal Card and Nov. Co.
Hattiesburg, MS; Camp Shelby, 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