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Gen. Custer at his headquarters
Civil War stereographs, 1861-1865.
Brady & Co. (Washington, D.C.)Taylor, John C., distributor
ca. 1864, published later
New-York Historical Society
Stereograph: Custer seated outside tent, with dog at his feet.
Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876--PhotographsGenerals--PhotographsDogs--PhotographsMilitary headquarters--PhotographsUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union--PhotographsSoldiers--Photographs
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George Armstrong Custer (5 Dec. 1839-25 June 1876) Officer in the Union Army during the U.S. Civil War who attained the rank of brevet major general. He was present at General Robert E. Lee's surrender at Appomattox. Custer is best known for being defeated and killed at the Battle of Little Big Horn in 1876.