Carte-de-visite of Charles J. Smith

Collection:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room Collection
Title:
Carte-de-visite of Charles J. Smith
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 Charles J. Smith. Smith joined the Glover Guards from Jasper County in April 1861 as a junior 2nd lieutenant. The men called on military tradition of past years by naming their company in honor of Eli Glover, a merchant who raised a company of mounted volunteers tofight the Indians in the Creek War in 1836. Smith, however, decided the military was not for him, and he resigned at the reorganization in 1862.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_awc_awc324
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/acclheritage/do:awc324
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
Rights:

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