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Ritchie, Alexander Hay (1822-1895) [Print of Oliver Otis Howard]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00723.04 Author/Creator: Ritchie, Alexander Hay (1822-1895) Place Written: s.l. Type: Print Date: circa 1861-1865 Pagination: 1 p. ; 20.6 x 13.1 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00723.04 Author/Creator: Ritchie, Alexander Hay (1822-1895) Place Written: s.l. Type: Print Date: circa 1861-1865 Pagination: 1 p. ; 20.6 x 13.1 cm.

Summary of Content: Depicts General Howard in Civil War uniform.

Background Information: Howard served as a Union General in the Civil War and as the post-war head of the Freedman's Bureau. He established Howard University in Washington, D.C.

People: Ritchie, Alexander Hay, 1822-1895
Howard, Oliver Otis, 1830-1909

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: African American HistoryUnion GeneralEducationFreemen

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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