Columbus State University Archives

Burial of Paul J. Semmes

Identifier

MC32-1-004

Title

Burial of Paul J. Semmes

Description

Burial of General Paul J. Semmes. Semmes in 1868 at Linwood; Semmes was mortally wounded in the Battle of Gettysburg, P.A., July 1863, died and buried in Virginia July 10, 1863, disinterred and buried at Linwood (this photo) in 1868; his body was returned to Columbus by William S. Shepherd who had served under Semmes as a Captain in the C.S.A

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Joseph Mahan Collection (MC 32)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia

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Coverage

Columbus, Georgia

Subject

Civil War

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

10" x 8"

Coloration

Black and White

Files

MC32-1-004.jpg

Citation

“Burial of Paul J. Semmes,” Columbus State University Archives, accessed August 19, 2018, http://digitalarchives.columbusstate.edu/items/show/1170.

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