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Maj. Gen. Ord, wife and child at the mansion formerly occupied by Jeff. Davis, Richmond, Va. In the doorway is the table upon which the surrender of Gen. Lee was signed
Civil War stereographs, 1861-1865.
Photographic history. The war for the Union. War views.
Brady & Co. (Washington, D.C.)E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm)E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), copyright holder
New-York Historical Society
Stereograph: Family portrait of General Ord and his wife and child.
Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883--PhotographsWomen--PhotographsPortraits, Group--PhotographsArmed Forces--Officers--PhotographsChildren--PhotographsHistoric buildings--PhotographsGenerals--PhotographsFamilies--Photographs
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Edward Otho Cresap Ord (18 Oct. 1818-22 July 1883) Graduated from West Point in 1839. General in the Union Army during the U.S. Civil War. He is known for defeating Confederate�James E.�B. Stuart and playing a significant role in the final battles around Petersburg. Ord also witnessed the surrender of Robert E. Lee at Appomattox.