Navy and Battleship Postcards and Photographs

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This black and white picture postcard features a large battleship with two lattice/cage masts and one funnel/stack in the center of top deck. The ship appears to be docked in a port or harbor. The bow of a cargo ship is in the foreground of the photograph the port dock and buildings are behind the ship. The handwritten title along the bottom of the card identifies the ship as "Battleship Mississippi". The back of the postcardidentifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence, address, and postage stamp placement.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or

Publication Date

1900

Time Period

1910-1919

Object Type

image

Format (original)

Postcard

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_837_Postcard_Battleship-Mississippi_001

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Battleship Mississippi 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.

Battleship Mississippi on the Water in a Port

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