Gen. George G. Meade, U.S.A. Corps of Engineers.

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Title:Gen. George G. Meade, U.S.A. Corps of Engineers.

Portrait of Union Army Major General George G. Meade (1815-1872), a career United States Army officer and civil engineer involved in coastal construction, including several lighthouses. He is best known for defeating Confederate General Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.32

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 Engineers | Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872
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 1986.87.32 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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