Union Dress Parade, March 4, 1862, Nashville Tennessee

Engraved print depicting the first Union dress parade (51st Regiment Ohio Volunteers) on the Public Square in Nashville under the command of Colonel Stanly Matthews on Tuesday, March 4th, 1862.
Courtesy Tennessee State Library And Archives

In 1861 Colonel Stanly Matthews was the Union provost marshal of Nashville. He later became s brigade commander at the Battles of Lookout Mountain and Chickamauga.

In 1881 Stanley Matthews was confirmed to the United States Supreme Court, where he sat until 1888.


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