|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Georgia Historical Society.|
|Title:||Charles Gordon Edwards photograph and certificate|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Charles Gordon Edwards (1878-1931) was a prominent Savannah lawyer and Congressman. He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Edwards and Annie Conley Edwards. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives a total of eight terms, 1906-1917 and 1924-1931. His career was cut short by his sudden death from a cerebral hemorrhage.
This collection consists of a photograph, taken in Statesboro, Georgia, in 1906 of the delegates at the Convention nominating Charles G. Edwards for his first term in the National Congress, and a certificate of appreciation to Charles G. Edwards from the Lincoln Highway Association of Detroit, Michigan, 1913.
[item identification], Charles Gordon Edwards photograph and certificate, MS 1207, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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|1||Item 1: Photograph. Statesboro, Ga., 1906 October 11 ( 1.0 p. )|
|"Delegates at Convention nominating Charles G. Edwards for first term in National Congress to represent First Congressional District of Georgia."|
|1||Item 2: Certificate of appreciation to Charles G. Edwards from the Lincoln Highway Association. Detroit, Michigan, 1913 September 30 ( 1.0 p. )|
|Acknowledgement of his contribution of five dollars.|