Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope

Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Title: Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope
Dates: 1822-1840
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3230

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was a lawyer and politician born in Wilkes County, Georgia. He served as a United States congressman, vice president of the Confederate States of America (1861-1865), and Governor of Georgia (1882-1883).

For further information, see the article "Alexander Stephens (1812-1883)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a carte-de-visite and envelope of Alexander H. Stephens mounted in a 9 x 12 inch frame. The envelope is addressed to John L. Stephens, Milledgeville, Georgia, and signed with the return address of Alexander Stephens, Crawfordville, Georgia.

Index Terms

Carte de visite photographs.
Envelopes (Stationery)
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Alexander H. Stephens carte-de-visite and envelope, ms3230, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Carte-de-visite and envelope