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Object Name Speech
Catalog Number CML-LP.6a
Date 1926
Scope & Content Address on the Life of Lieutenant General Leonidas Polk, delivered at Presentation of his portrait to the Confederate Museum, ca. 1926

Physical Appearance: [n. d., ca. 1926] - Typescript of an address given at the presentation of a portrait of Lieutenant General Leonidas Polk to the Confederate Museum, Richmond, Virginia. The address provides a biographical sketch of Polk. No author credit, but mentions "son of a Confederate....to be the spokesman for teh daughter of a distinguished corps commander of the Confederate Army." 7 pp.
Archival History This address on Polk and letter from Marcus Bryannis to Susan Harrison were formerly located in the MC 3 H-510 files.
People Polk, Leonidas
Search Terms Speech
Subjects Speechmaking
Ceremonies
Portrait photographs
Portrait paintings
Portraits
Portrayals
Command of troops
Commemoration
Commemorative works