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Bill Miner, "the Gentleman Train Robber"

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Bill Miner, "the Gentleman Train Robber"
Date: 1911
Description: Bill Miner, "The Gentleman Train Robber." Photograph of Bill Miner, "The Gentleman Train Robber." Bill Miner, "The Gentleman Train Robber," is pictured in the center with his two sidekicks. On February 18, 1911, they robbed the train which ran from White Sulphur to Lula. They were captured a few days later in Dahlonega and were convicted and sentenced to long prison terms.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0685) 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: Miner, William A., 1847?-1913 | Train robberies--Georgia | Brigands and robbers--Georgia | Outlaws--Georgia | 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 ; 13 x 18 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:0685

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