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Photographer: New Georgia Encyclopedia
Caption: General David Emanuel Twiggs
Additional Description: David Emanuel Twiggs, a U.S. Army general, surrendered U.S. forces to Confederate authorities in Texas when that state seceded from the Union in 1861. He was the son of prominent Revolutionary War general John Twiggs and nephew of Georgia governor David Emanuel.
- Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries
Submitted: December 9, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p228168
File Size: 0.022 Megabytes
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