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Lt.-Gen. James Longstreet historical marker

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Lt.-Gen. James Longstreet historical marker
Date: 1954
Description: Lt.-Gen. James Longstreet historical marker, 1954. Dedication of Lt.-Gen. James Longstreet's historical marker on the east lawn of the Hall County Courthouse on July 4, 1954. Longstreet lived in Gainesville from 1871 until his death in 1904. The General's widow, Mrs. Helen Dortch Longstreet (right) placed a wreath at the marker, and Miss Jamie Longstreet, granddaughter, unveiled the marker. General Longstreet was known as Lee's "War Horse."

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0003) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Longstreet, James, 1821-1904--Monuments--Georgia--Gainesville | Longstreet, James, 1821-1904 | Longstreet, Helen Dortch, d. 1962 | Longstreet, Jamie | Soldiers' monuments--Georgia--Gainesville | Hall County Courthouse (Gainesville, Ga.) | Wreaths--Georgia--Gainesville | Automobiles--Georgia--Gainesville | Hall County (Ga.) | Gainesville (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0003

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection