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George Armstrong Custer

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Date: Between 1860s and 1870s

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: B Custer, George *37

Unit ID: 216329

Summary: This copy of a carte de visite shows George Armstrong Custer, (1839-1876). Custer a United States army cavalry officer is remembered for commanding the U.S. Seventh Cavalry Regiment into the Battle of the Little Bighorn, on June 25, 1876, in which all of his soldiers and Custer himself were attacked and killed by a coalition of Plains Indians.

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Title (Main title): George Armstrong Custer


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