[Portrait of William A. Henderson]

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/MS0242-P-WA_Henderson-c1890.jpg
Creation: 1893

After the Civil War, William A. Henderson practiced law in Knoxville and served as a judge prior to joining the Southern Railway in 1894 as assistant counsel. Living in Washington, D.C., and in Knoxville, he worked for the 1896-97 Tennessee Centennial Exposition Company and served as Vice President of the Tennessee Historical Society. He visited one of Sol Young’s six studios in New York City, possibly on a business trip and may have sent this image to his grandchildren in Tennessee and Georgia.

Title

[Portrait of William A. Henderson]

Contributor

Date

Creation: 1893

Description

After the Civil War, William A. Henderson practiced law in Knoxville and served as a judge prior to joining the Southern Railway in 1894 as assistant counsel. Living in Washington, D.C., and in Knoxville, he worked for the 1896-97 Tennessee Centennial Exposition Company and served as Vice President of the Tennessee Historical Society. He visited one of Sol Young’s six studios in New York City, possibly on a business trip and may have sent this image to his grandchildren in Tennessee and Georgia.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Card photographs (photographs)

Source

MSS0242, James Hampton Kirkland Papers, Box "PH arch/ Kirk Fam" F"Kirkland and Henderson Relatives"

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/MS0242-P-WA_Henderson-c1890.jpg

Citation

“[Portrait of William A. Henderson],” Gallery, accessed December 5, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/805.