Carte-de-visite of Jacob Caraker

Collection:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room Collection
Title:
Carte-de-visite of Jacob Caraker
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 Jacob Caraker. Caraker entered the service as a 1st lieutenant in the Baldwin Blues, but rose to captain of Company H, 4th Georgia, in May 1861 when George Doles was promoted to colonel of the regiment. After being wounded at Sharpsburg, Caraker's health began to fail and he resigned in February 1863.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_awc_awc339
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/acclheritage/do:awc339
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
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