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Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph

Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph
Creator: Pelot & Cole (Augusta, Ga.)
Inclusive Dates: 1840-1880
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2315
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was born near Crawfordville (Ga.) to Margaret Grier and Andrew Baskins Stephens. Liberty Hall in Crawfordville was his home. He was Vice President of the Confederacy during the Civil War, a United States Congressman, and died in office as Georgia Governor in 1883. For more information see the article Alexander Stephens in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two items: a photograph of Alexander Hamilton Stephens and his body servant, and an explanatory note.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph, ms2315, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Photographs.
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Photographs

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Photograph and explanatory note