Carte-de-visite of Miles H. Hill

Collection:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room Collection
Title:
Carte-de-visite of Miles H. Hill
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 Miles H. Hill. Hill started his career as 1st lieutenant of Company B, the La Grange Light Guards, but replaced the promoted Robert Smith in May 1862. After Hill's younger brother, Joseph, who was a sergeant in the company, was killed at Fredericksburg in December 1862, Miles resigned. Claiming failing health, he returned home in January 1863.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_awc_awc326
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/acclheritage/do:awc326
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
Rights:

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