Alexander H. Stephens carte de visite and envelope

Alexander H. Stephens carte de visite and envelope

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Title: Alexander H. Stephens carte de visite and envelope
Dates: approximately 1850-1870
Quantity: 0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 3221 to MS 3230 housed together in 1 half box)
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).


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 in Milledgeville, Georgia and signed with the return address of Alexander Stephens in Crawfordville, Georgia.


Index Terms

Carte de visite photographs.
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs).
Envelopes.
Legislators--Georgia--Photographs.
Photographs.
Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883 -- Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander H. Stephens carte de visite and envelope. MS 3230. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Carte de visite and envelope