Postal History Collection

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This full color postcard depicts the New Capital Building in Jackson, Mississippi.

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Route 1 Box 144, Merigold, Miss.

May 15, 1947

Dear mom,

I cut my hair yesterday so it's so of straggly--but I figure after some time of putting it up every night. Our cabbage is getting big so please tell me how to fix saurkraut. You can slice it with knives, can't you? And I have a churn I'd like to put it in. ?

Are having catfish for suppera negro caught a 26lb. one in the river here. Love Gam

ISBN

MSS_684_Postal_Collection_089

Publication Date

1947

Time Period

1940-1949

Disciplines

United States History

Geographic Location

Jackson, MS

Object Type

Image

Format (original)

postcard

Format (digital)

JPEG

Location of Original

Box 1; Folder 1

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Collection Title

Thomas H. Smith Postal History Collection

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.

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