Gen. Robert C. Schenck, U.S.A.

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Title:Gen. Robert C. Schenck, U.S.A.

Portrait of Robert Cumming Schenck (1809-1890), who was commissioned Brigadier General of Volunteers in the Union Army of the United States Civil War. He was promoted to major general in 1862. Postwar he was elected to the 38th Congress and served three terms.

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.15

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 | Schenck, Robert Cumming, 1809-1890
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 1986.87.15 in the General Orlando M. Poe Collection, University of Louisville Photographic Archives.

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