Gen. [sic] Ulric Dahlgren, U.S.A.

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Title:Gen. [sic] Ulric Dahlgren, U.S.A.

Portrait of Ulric Dalgren (1842-1864), who served as a Union Army colonel in the United States Civil War. Papers found on the body of Dahlgren shortly after his death contained orders for an assassination plot against Confederate President Jefferson Davis. The discovery and publication of the Dahlgren Papers sparked an international controversy. Ulric Dahlgren was the son of Rear Admiral John Adolphus Dahlgren who also fought in the Civil War.

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.52

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 | Dahlgren, Ulric, 1842-1864
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 1986.87.52 in the General Orlando M. Poe Collection, University of Louisville Photographic Archives.

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