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Etching of General James Oglethorpe

Etching of General James Oglethorpe

Descriptive Summary

Title: Etching of General James Oglethorpe
Creator: Ireland, Samuel, -1800
Inclusive Dates: 1785
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3226
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

James Edward Oglethorpe (1696-1785) was the founder of Georgia, and was born in London, England.

For more information, see the article James Edward Oglethorpe in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a portrait etching done by Samuel Ireland titled "General James Oglethorpe."

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Etching of General James Oglethorpe, ms3226, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Etchings (prints)
Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Portrait etching, 1785