Etching of General James Oglethorpe

Etching of General James Oglethorpe

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Ireland, Samuel, d. 1800
Title: Etching of General James Oglethorpe
Dates: 1785
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3226

Biographical/Historical Note

James Edward Oglethorpe (1696-1785) was the founder of Georgia, and was born in London, England.

For more information, see the article James Edward Oglethorpe in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a portrait etching done by Samuel Ireland titled "General James Oglethorpe."

Index Terms

Etchings (prints)
Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Etching of General James Oglethorpe, ms3226, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Portrait etching, 1785