Confederate Monument, 1910, Monticello

Monticello GA Jasper County Confederate Monument Courthouse Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2015

In his book about Georgia’s Confederate monuments, The Standing Army, Frank M. McKenney wrote: “The town square of Monticello was crowded with people and festooned with Confederate colors on 6 April 1910…a 32′ shaft flanked by two young soliders was unveiled.”

Jasper County Confederate Monument Monticello GA Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2015

The monument was sponsored by the UDC and was designed by E. B. Frazier of the McNeel Marble Company.

Confederate Monument Jasper County GA Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2015

Monticello Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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