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William Harvey Riffey

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Dublin Core

Title

William Harvey Riffey

Subject

Riffey, William Harvey (1844-1941)
United States - History - Civil War
Veterans - United States - Virginia - Shenandoah County

Description

Portrait of William Harvey Riffey, Confederate Veteran and farmer, from the Woodstock area of the county. His parents were George and Polly (Book) Riffey. He married Sarah (Hollar) Riffey and had many children.

During the Civil War, William H. Riffey served in Company K of the 12th Virginia Cavalry. Before he died, he was the oldest Confederate Veteran still living in Shenandoah County.

Creator

Morrison Studio

Source

Morrison Studio Collection - Shenandoah County Historical Society

Publisher

Shenandoah County Library

Date

Labelled "1903" on box of plates.

Rights

IN COPYRIGHT - NON-COMMERCIAL USE PERMITTED

Identifier

005326

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Glass Negative

Citation

Morrison Studio, “William Harvey Riffey,” Shenandoah County Library Archives, accessed December 1, 2023, https://archives.countylib.org/items/show/36088.

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