F. Hopkinson Smith

Colonel Carter of Cartersville

originally published:
Boston : Houghton, Mifflin and Company

We offered this signed copy of the first edition in 2010.


  • Johnson Highspot of American Literature(1891)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 10/23/1838
died: 4/7/1915
born as: Francis Hopkinson Smith

American author, artist, and engineer. His 1891 book Colonel Carter of Cartersville was selected as a Johnson Highspot of American Literature, and he built the foundation for the Statue of Liberty.