African-Americana Postcards and Photographs

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This color postcard features a large red brick three story building with a long wrap around porch. Dormer windows are in the roof peak in the corner of the building. The title "Mary Holmes Seminary, West Point, Miss." is in the upper right of the card. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is in the upper right and the card is postmarked West Point, Mississippi, August 15, 1912. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mr. Tyson armer in Prairie, Mississippi.

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Dear Cousin, We want you to come down and spend next Sunday with us. Have something to tell you. Your cousin, J. G. Gibson

Publication Date

8-15-1912

Time Period

1910-1919

Geographic Location

West Point, MS

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS-837_Postcard_Mary-Holmes-Seminary-West-Point-Miss_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: West Point and African-Americana 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.

Mary Holmes Seminary, West Point, Mississippi

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