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|Title:||Gen. Adelbert Ames, U.S.A.|
Portrait of Brigadier General Adelbert Ames (1835-1933), a sailor, soldier, and politician. He served with distinction as a Union Army brigadier general during the United States Civil War. He was brevetted major general and received a Congressional Medal of Honor for gallantry at the First Battle of Bull Run. Postwar he was Provisional Governor of Mississippi (1868-1869), U.S. Senator from Mississippi (1870-1874) and Governor of Mississippi (1875).
Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.17
|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 | Ames, Adelbert, 1835-1933|
|Collection:||General Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836-ca. 1890|
|Institution:||University of Louisville Libraries|
4.25 x 6.5 in. b&w cabinet card. Item Number ULPA 1986.87.17 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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