John Ross house in Rossville, Georgia

Item

Item sets
Chattanooga Albums
Title
John Ross house in Rossville, Georgia
Date Created
1942
circa
Description
Photograph of a drawing of the Chief John Ross house located in Rossville, Georgia. The house was originally built ca. 1797 by Ross' grandfather, John McDonald; it was restored in 1962-1963 and moved one hundred fifty yards. Photograph from one volume of eight scrapbooks compiled by E. Y. Chapin, Walter Cline, and Frank F. Stoops of the Chattanooga Half Century Club. This photograph was published in Scribner's Magazine (or Century Magazine), vol. 8, May 1874, p. 21. Another copy in Picture File under C-Houses-John Ross is mounted and filed with 00005182.
Extent
1 photograph, b&w, 13 x 18 cm. (5 x 7 in.); 1 negative, 4 x 5 in.
Collection
Chattanooga Albums
Subject
Houses.
Cherokee Indians -- Georgia -- Rossville.
Citation
Chattanooga Albums. Chattanooga Public Library.
Identifier
00002866
Type
Still image