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This color postcard features a bridge with a white stone guardrail over a small creek. Green fields and trees are on either side of the bridge. The title along the top describes the scene as "Bridge No. 1 on Union Avenue, Vicksburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Vicksburg, Mississippi, March 30, 1909. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. Harry Williams in Topeka, Kansas.
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Vicksburg, Miss. 3/29-09 Yours this day received and I herewith respond with pleasure. I remain at your ferther [sic] command. Sincerely, George M. Klein, Sr. 744 Klein Street
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Vicksburg Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University