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Portrait of Henry Timrod, SC poet

Portrait of Henry Timrod, SC poet

 This painting, located in the third level gallery to the left of the Walker Local History Room, depicts Henry Timrod, a South Carolina poet. Timrod spent the last years of his life in Columbia as the assistant editor of the Carolinian daily newspaper. He served with the Confederate Army as a war correspondent but resigned in 1862 due to illness. Timrod was buried in Columbia Trinity Churchyard.

Category: Mural
Location: RCPL