Judge and Mrs. Charles W. Smith visual arts collection
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Judge and Mrs. Charles W. Smith visual arts collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Smith, Charles W., Judge, (Charles Whiteford), 1856-1923
Creator: Wright, Fannie Hurt, 1859-1938
Title: Judge and Mrs. Charles W. Smith visual arts collection
Dates: 1860-1865
Quantity: 4.0 Image(s) (two ambrotypes and two charcoal drawings)
Identification: ahc.VIS25

Biographical/Historical Note

Judge Charles Whiteford Smith (1856-1923) served as a lawyer, judge of the Stone Mountain circuit court and of the State Court of Appeals, city councilman, and mayor of Edgewood, Georgia. His wife was Fannie Hurt Wright (1859-1938). Additional biographical information about Judge Charles Whiteford Smith and his wife Fannie Hurt Wright has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of four images: one ambrotype of Judge Charles Whiteford Smith and one ambrotype of Fannie Hurt Wright, both as very young children. There is also a charcoal drawing of each ambrotype.


Index Terms

Ambrotypes
Children's clothing--19th century
Mayors--Georgia--Edgewood

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Judge and Mrs. Charles W. Smith visual arts collection, VIS 25, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1980


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S. Code) Permission for use must be cleared through the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.


Container List

 

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VIS 25.1VIS 25.1Three-quarter length standing portrait of Charles Whiteford Smith as a child, undated ( 1.0 Image(s) )
 

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VIS 25.2VIS 25.2Half length seated portrait of Fannie Hurt Wright as a child, undated ( 1.0 Image(s) )
 

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VIS 25.3VIS OS Box 27Charcoal drawing of VIS 25.1, undated ( 1.0 Image(s) )
 

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VIS 25.4VIS OS Box 27Charcoal drawing of VIS 25.2, undated ( 1.0 Image(s) )