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Object Name Postcard
Title Lower Broad Street, Columbus, Ga
Artist C. Schomburg
Date 1907
Medium commercially printed paper
Dimensions H-3.5 W-5.375 inches
Signature "Pub. by C. Schomburg, Jeweler"
Signature Location verso, left side
Makers inscription on back postmarked "Columbus, Ga Aug 27, 1907 4 PM"
Provenance Mrs. J.E. Chapman
Credit line Gift of Mrs. J.E. Chapman
Accession Number G.1964.396.3
On view: no
Label information Columbus' Confederate monument was dedicated in 1879. Five thousand people attended the ceremonial laying of the cornerstone on April 14. It is located on Broadway (once known as Broad Street) between Seventh and Eighth streets.
Search Terms
Uptown
Confederate Monument
Downtown
Street Scene
Confederate States of America
Lost Cause
Monument
Postcard
Subjects Communications
Landscape
Foliage
Civil War
Sculpture