Created: Late nineteenth or early twentieth century
Medium: Glass-plate negative
Publisher: Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division
Thomas Nelson Page
Thomas Nelson Page, in a photo from the George Grantham Bain Collection at the Library of Congress. Page was the most prominent among a group of turn-of-the-century writers whose works idealized the Old South and served as imaginative fodder for Margaret Mitchell's 1936 epic, Gone With the Wind.