This Day in Georgia History
May 25, 1907
John B. Gordon Statue Unveiled
Three years after his death, a statue of former Confederate general and Georgia governor John B. Gordon aboard his horse Marye was unveiled on the state capitol grounds. The bronze statue was created by Solon H. Borglum, brother of Gutzon Borglum.
To view an image of John B. Gordon, see the Digital Library of Georgia.