|Creator:||Smith, James Reese Monroe|
|Title:||James Reese Monroe Smith collection|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
Sion Dixon Griffin was born in 1841. He was the son of John Mitchell Griffin and Frances Dixon. Sion married Rebecca Hall, daughter of Edmond P. Hall. Sion was a member of Company I, 50th Georgia Volunteer Infantry, during the Civil War. He fought for the Confederacy.
The collection consists of an original manuscript letter dated September 7, 1874 by James Reese Monroe Smith to his sister, an original photograph of James Reese Monroe Smith, and a copy of the photograph of Sion Dixon Griffin.
James Reese Monroe Smith collection. MS 3061. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.