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This postcard features a color illustration of the entrance to the National Cemetery in Natchez, Mississippi. A brick fence with two, short stone columns at the opening and a pathway leads into the cemetery. A red building and trees are seen to the left and more trees are seen within the cemetery. "Natchez, Miss." is printed in the top right of the card and "National Cemetery" is printed beneath the image. "Walter" is written in the lower left of the card. The back of the postcard is addressed to Miss Helen Wood in Indianapolis, Indiana. The card is postmarked Natchez, Miss., March 28, 1907 and Indianapolis, Ind., March 30, 1907. A green, one cent Benjamin Franklin postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner.
J. Sheilds Dunbar Stationers
Postcards; National cemeteries
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Southwest Mississippi Region
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National Cemetery, Natchez, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University