Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope

Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Inclusive Dates: 1822-1840
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3230
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was a lawyer and politician born in Wilkes County, Georgia. He served as a United States congressman, vice president of the Confederate States of America (1861-1865), and Governor of Georgia (1882-1883).

For further information, see the article "Alexander Stephens (1812-1883)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a carte-de-visite and envelope of Alexander H. Stephens mounted in a 9 x 12 inch frame. The envelope is addressed to John L. Stephens, Milledgeville, Georgia, and signed with the return address of Alexander Stephens, Crawfordville, Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope, ms3230, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.


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Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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