Henry Keteltas (1838-1896)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 60 1/4 x 37 1/4 in. ( 153 x 94.6 cm )
signature: lower left: "Mariette Cotton"
Keteltas as a brevet lieutenant colonel in the Union Army, and participated in the battles of Chickamauga, Georgia, and Mission Ridge, Tennessee. In this portrait, a gift to the Society from his sister, he is shown in uniform wearing the medals he received for gallant and meritorious conduct under fire in these battles.
Gift of Alice Keteltas
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