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folio iconCivil War : Davis, Homer E. Collection. Ms2001-051
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Title Maj. General William Preston, gravestone in Smithfield Estate Private Cemetery, Blacksburg,VA
creator Homer E. Davis
role photographer
  • United States History - Civil War - 1861-1865
  • Confederate Army
owner dla
copyright DLA
work type photograph
work date c 1982
current site CD Davis, Disc I
notes CenotaphOct. 16, 1816 - Sept 21, 1887(Interred in Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, KY) St. Joseph's College, Kentucky. Yale. Harvard Law 18 1838. Lt. Col, 4th Ky vols. Mexican War 1846j-48. State Const. Conv., 1849. State House 1850, 1868-9. State Senate 1851-3. 32-33 U.S. Congress, Whig, 1852-5. Minister to Spain 1858-61. Civil War: Maj. Gen. CSA. Minister to Maxmillian's Court in Mexico for SCA.
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