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Emily Wooley Barber

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Emily Wooley Barber
Date: 1830-1860
Description: Emily Wooley Barber. Photograph of Emily Wooley Barber. Emily Wooley Barber was the wife of Major Truman Barber. Major Barber was ordered by the U. S. Government to lead twenty companies in the removal of the Cherokee Indians from Georgia to lands west of the Mississippi River. This so-called "Trail of Tears" began in October 1838.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0721) 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: Barber, Emily Wooley | Trail of Tears, 1838 | Cherokee Indians--Relocation | Cherokee Indians--History--19th century | 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 ; 12 x 16 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:0721

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