Carte-de-visite of Youel G. Rust

Collection:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room Collection
Title:
Carte-de-visite of Youel G. Rust
Date of Original:
1861/1865
Subject:
Soldiers--Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America. Army--Uniforms
Confederate States of America. Army--Officers
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Portraits
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
Medium:
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Carte-de-visite photograph of Youel G. Rust. Forty-nine-year old Rust entered the service as captain of the Albany Guards in April 1861, and remained in that position until the reorganization in 1862. This unit became Company E, 4th Georgia and Rust was remembered as being "intelligent, refined and [a] true gentleman, and did much to bring the regiment to that state of discipline for which it was always celebrated."
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_awc_awc313
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/acclheritage/do:awc313
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
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