IN MEMORIAM. GEN'L G.T. BEAUREGARD. CHARLESTON'S GALLANT DEFENDER.

[Charleston? 1893]. Memorial silk ribbon, 8-3/4" x 3," depicting a bust portrait of General P.G.T. Beauregard beneath crossed South Carolina and Confederate flags [in color] and bold block text reading, "In Memoriam." Below, blue script and block text reads, "Gen'l G.T. Beauregard, / Charleston's / Gallant Defender." Dusted, some fraying at top and bottom edges. Good+.

Beauregard has the distinction of commanding the troops who opened the Civil War by firing on Fort Sumter.
OCLC 123972553 [1- U So. Car.] [facsimile?] as of August 2020. Item #36958

Price: $350.00