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Title Joseph H. Whitsett
Collection Whitsett Family Collection
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1PHA.119a
Description In 1947 Mr.Joseph H.Whitsett was one of the last three remaining Confederate soldiers in Texas.
He passed away in 1950. These are several photos taken on Sept.18,1947 at his 100th birthday celebration in Bonham.
The first picture shows him and his guests behind him, from left to right are:
Pattie Arledge West, Annie Arledge Roberts, Willie Ingram Caraway, Hallie Ingram Spears, Zora Delay Arledge and Jennie Yowell Sterling.
Date 1947
Place Bonham, Texas
Number of images 3
Year Range from 1947