Confederate monuments in Georgia photograph collection

Confederate monuments in Georgia photograph collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Confederate monuments in Georgia photograph collection
Dates: 1970-1979
Quantity: 0.75 Linear feet 1 document box, 1 half box
Coll. Number: ms2273

Biographical/Historical Note

The historian Gaines M. Foster has identified ninety-four Confederate monuments that were erected in the South by 1885 (a further 406 were added by 1912). Some of the oldest of these monuments are in Georgia, such as the pillar in downtown Athens, which was erected in 1872. For more information see the article Confederate Monuments in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photographs of Confederate monuments located throughout Georgia. There is also a copy of the book, Confederate Monuments in Georgia, located in Box 1 of the collection.


Index Terms

Monuments--Georgia--History.
Monuments--Georgia--Photographs.
Monuments.
Soldiers' monuments--Southern States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Confederate monuments in Georgia photograph collection, ms2273, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Abbeville-Wilcox County
 
2Americus-Sumter County
 
3Albany-Dougherty County
 
4Andersonville-Sumter County
 
5Athens-Clark County
 
6Atlanta-Fulton County
 
6Oakland Cemetery
 
7Atlanta-Fulton County
 
8Augusta-Richmond County
 
9Bainbridge-Decatur County
 
10Barnesville-Lamar County
 
11Blakely-Early County
 
12Brunswick-Glenn County
 
13Buena Vista-Marion County
 
14Butler-Taylor County
 
15Calhoun-Gordon County
 
16Canton-Cherokee County
 
17Carnesville-Franklin
 
18Cartersville-Bartow County
 
19Carrollton-Carroll County
 
20Cassville-Bartow County
 
21Cedartown-Polk County
 
22Chicamauga
 
23Cochran-Polaski County
 
24Columbus-Muscogee County
 
25Conyers-Rockdale County
 
26Cordele-Crisp County
 
27Covington-Newton County
 
28Crawfordville-Talliferro County
 
29Cuthbert-Randolph County
 
30Decatur-Dekalb County
 
31Dalton-Whitefield County
 
32Douglas-Coffee County
 
33Douglasville-Douglas County
 
34Dublin-Laurens County
 
35Eatonton-Putnam County
 
36Eastman-Dodge County
 
37Elberton-Elbert County
 
38Ellaville-Sibley County
 
39Fairburn-Fulton County
 
40Fayetteville-Fayette County
 
41Forsyth-Monroe County
 
42Ft. Gaines-Clay County
 
43Gainesville-Hall County
 
44Greensboro-Greene County
 
45Griffin-Spalding County
 
46Hamilton-Harris County
 
47Hartwell-Hart County
 
48Hawkinsville-Pulaski County
 
49Hinesville-Liberty County
 
50Irwinville-Irwin County
 
51Jackson-Butts County
 
52Jefferson-Jackson County
 
53Jeffersonville-Twiggs County
 
54Jonesboro-Clayton County
 
55Kennesaw Park
 
56Layfayette-Walter County
 
57LaGrange-Troup County
 
58Lexington-Oglethorpe County
 
59Lincolnton-Lincoln County
 
60Lumpkin-Stewart County
 
61McDonough-Henry County
 
62Macon-Bibb County
 
63Madison-Morgan County
 
64Marietta-Cobb County
 
65Millidgeville-Baker County
 
66Millen-Jenkins County
 
67Milner
 
68Monroe-Walton County
 
69Montezuma-Macon County
 
70Moultrie-Colquitt County
 
71Monticello-Jasper County
 
72Newnon-Coweta County
 
73Ocilla-Irwin County
 
74Oglethorpe-Macon County
 
BoxFolder
21Oxford-Newton County
 
2Palmetto-Fulton County
 
3Perry-Houston County
 
4Pine Mountain-Cobb County
 
5Quitman-Brooks County
 
6Resaca-Gordon County
 
7Rome-Floyd County
 
8Sandersville-Washington County
 
9Savannah-Chatham County
 
10Sparta-Hancock County
 
11Springfield-Effingham County
 
12Statesboro-Bulloch County
 
13Stone-Mountain-DeKalb County
 
14Sylvania-Screven County
 
15Talbotton-Talbot County
 
16Tenniville-Washington County
 
17Thomaston-Upson County
 
18Thomson-McDuffie County
 
19Thomasville-Thomas County
 
20Tifton-Tift County
 
21Toccoa-Stevens County
 
22Union Park-Greene County
 
23Valdosta-Lowndes County
 
24Vienna-Dooley County
 
25Warrenton-Warren County
 
26Washington-Wilkes County
 
27Watkinsville-Oconee County
 
28Waycross-Ware County
 
29Waynesboro-Burke County
 
30West Point
 
31Winder-Barrow County