Jefferson County Court House


Stock #: 40492
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Louisville
State: Georgia (GA)
County: Jefferson
Publisher: Louisville Drug Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Built on the site of the First Capitol of Georgia, which was destroyed by Sherman's army on their famous march to the sea in 1865; this building is modern in every respect On the grounds is to be seen a granite marker erected by the Daughters of the Confederacy to commemorate the burning of the "Yazoo Fraud" papers early in the nineteenth century. All documents in connection with this gigantic steal were burned with "fire drawn from Heaven."

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