[Photograph of John Barnes, Lumpkin County, Georgia]

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Title:[Photograph of John Barnes, Lumpkin County, Georgia]
Description:

"Lumpkin County, 1863. John Barnes, Wahoo district of Lumpkin. Killed in battle of Jonesboro. Wife Nancy Cavendish Barnes, hearing of his death, packed up wagon to get the body. On the way she met someone bringing his body home. She dug the grave and preached the funeral, etc. "--from field notes

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Portraits--Georgia--Lumpkin County | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States, Georgia, Lumpkin County, 34.5721859, -84.0026502
Collection:Vanishing Georgia
Institution:Digital Library of Georgia
Contributors:Georgia Archives
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Held by Georgia Archives, 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260.

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