Gen. John C. Frémont, U.S.A. Corps of Topogr Engin.

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Title:Gen. John C. Frémont, U.S.A. Corps of Topogr Engin.

Profile portrait of John Charles Frémont (1813-1890), an explorer, politician, and Major General in the Civil War. He was the third Military Governor of California and a senator for California before the Civil War and the fifth Territorial Governor of Arizona after the Civil War. While on expedition he collected plants. There are several plant species named after him.

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.60

Types:Albumen prints | Cabinet photographs
Subjects:Portraits | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union | Generals--American--1860-1870 | Generals | Military uniforms | Military officers | United States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers | Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890
Collection:General Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836-ca. 1890
Institution:University of Louisville Libraries
Original Material:

4.25 x 6.5 in. b&w cabinet card. Item Number ULPA 1986.87.60 in the General Orlando M. Poe Collection, University of Louisville Photographic Archives.

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Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836-1890

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