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This color postcard features group of men in a field with horse-drawn wagons loaded with hay. Trees lined behind them. The title on the bottom reads "Harvesting Hay Near New Albany, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked New Albany, Mississippi, May 28, 1910. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Ruth Morton in Oxford, Pennsylvania.
Trusting you [and] all your brothers sisters father [and] mother well Aunt M. [sic]
Postcards; Farming; New Albany, MS
New Albany, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: New Albany and African-Americana Subcollection
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