Archive Record

Object Name Invitation
Catalog Number 1989.077.001
Description Civil War Reunion Barbeque Invitation, at Crawfish Spring, Walker County, Georgia. "Chattanooga welcomes the Blue and Gray." September 20, 1889. It was the reunion of Civil War, North and South Veterans. Formal organization of Chickamauga Memorial Association. On Chickamauga Battlefield where they will smoke the pipe of peace and bid each thought of conflict cease. Address General John B. Gordon, Governor of Georgia. Response General W.S. Rosecrans, President of Society of the Army of the Cumberland.
Date 1889
Extent of Description 6.13" x 3.50"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1989.077