Camp Shelby (Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center (CSJFTC))

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This color postcard features a line of uniformed men standing in front of tents while holding plates, bowls, and cups. The title along the bottom of the card reads "Chow Line at Noon--Camp Shelby Near Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address and postage stamp placement. The description in the upper left corner reads "Camp Shelby--Near Hattiesburg, Mississippi, was established during the World War. Situated on high rolling pine clad hills this camp will be one of the largest in the country.

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Publication Date

1940

Publisher

Gulfport Printing Co.

Time Period

1890-1949

Geographic Location

Hattiesburg, MS; Camp Shelby, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Chow-Line-at-Noon-Camp-Shelby-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.

Chow Line at Noon, Uniformed Men Standing in Line In Front of Tents at Camp Shelby, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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