Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph

Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Pelot & Cole (Augusta, Ga.).
Title: Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph
Dates: 1840-1880
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms2315

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was born near Crawfordville (Ga.) to Margaret Grier and Andrew Baskins Stephens. Liberty Hall in Crawfordville was his home. He was Vice President of the Confederacy during the Civil War, a United States Congressman, and died in office as Georgia Governor in 1883. For more information see the article Alexander Stephens in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two items: a photograph of Alexander Hamilton Stephens and his body servant, and an explanatory note.

Index Terms

Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens photograph, ms2315, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Photograph and explanatory note