Ann Whitney Memorial

Description:

Photograph of a memorial for Ann Whitney. It says, "In Memory of Ann Whitney. Born in Massachusetts about 1835, massacred by Comanche Indians, July 9, 1867 while protecting her pupils. Miss Whitney's grave is located 5 blocks north in the Graves-Gentry Cemetery. School was located 7 miles northeast of Hamilton on the Juan de la Garza Survey. Sponsored by Hamilton Kiwanis Club, 1858. Donated by Riley-Gardner Memorial Service Co.

Creator(s): Belden, Dreanna L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Hamilton County - Hamilton
Creation Date: March 1, 2006
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries
Collection(s):
Photographing Texas
Usage:
Total Uses: 134
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1, 2006
  • Digitized: April 12, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Hamilton County - Hamilton
Coordinates
31.7038000358, -98.1239
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
March 1, 2006
Description:

Photograph of a memorial for Ann Whitney. It says, "In Memory of Ann Whitney. Born in Massachusetts about 1835, massacred by Comanche Indians, July 9, 1867 while protecting her pupils. Miss Whitney's grave is located 5 blocks north in the Graves-Gentry Cemetery. School was located 7 miles northeast of Hamilton on the Juan de la Garza Survey. Sponsored by Hamilton Kiwanis Club, 1858. Donated by Riley-Gardner Memorial Service Co.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): memorial
Partner:
UNT Libraries
Collection:
Photographing Texas
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DSCN1738
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth11982
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Points
31.7038000358, -98.1239

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