Southwest Mississippi Region

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Description

This color postcard features a narrow two story building with four white columns across the front and a clock and bell tower in the center of the roof. A long set of stairs leads up a hill from the street to the building and the hill is cut to mimic the levels of the stairs. Trees are visible at the sidewalk and to the sides of the building. The title in the upper left reads "Court House, Vicksburg, Miss." An inscription is handwritten in the area beneath the title. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Vicksburg, Mississippi, November 19, 1908. The card is addressed to Mrs. F. C. Hughston in Tucson, Arizona.

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Transcription

Come again soon--Mrs. C. 11/18/08

Publication Date

11-19-1908

Publisher

Rotograph, Co.

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

Vicksburg, MS

Object Type

image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Court-House-Vicksburg-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Vicksburg Subcollection

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.

Courthouse, Vicksburg, Mississippi

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