Gen. R. S. Foster, U.S.A.

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Title:Gen. R. S. Foster, U.S.A.

Portrait of Robert Sandford Foster (1834-1903), a tinsmith from Indiana and a Union brigadier general (brevet major general) in the United States Civil War. After the war, Foster served on the commission to try the Lincoln Conspirators.

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.53

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 | Foster, R. S. (Robert Sandford), 1834-1903
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 1986.87.53 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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