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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Howard, O. O. 1830-1909.,
    • United States. Army -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-182) and index.

      Statementby Gerald Weland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE467.1.H8 W4 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 187 p. :
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1279151M
      ISBN 100786401338
      LC Control Number95010937


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Instructed by Congress to divide lands Union general book to the Union army into forty-acre plots and award O.O. Howard to freedmen, Howard began a program that might have Cited by: Howard's two-volume Autobiography is a worthy source, but Weland's heavy reliance upon Mark Boatner's Civil War Dictionary and Richard and Trevor Dupuy's Encyclopedia ofMilitary Historyfrom B.C.

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(Oliver Otis), Publication date Topics To allow for text, the gutter of the book is visible on some pages. Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number Camera Canon 5D External-identifierPages: Oliver Otis Howard (, Bowdoin ), a career officer in the United States Army, rose to the rank of bvt.

maj. general in the volunteers and, later, in the regular army. During the Civil War, he fought at Bull Run, Fair Oaks, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Chattanooga, and in Sherman's march through Georgia. As Reynolds had been killed early in the fighting, Howard served as the senior Union leader on the field until Major General Winfield S.

Hancock arrived with orders from army commander Major General George G. Meade to take over. Despite Hancock’s written orders, Howard resisted ceding control of. Cleburne’s men repulse Hazen’s brigade at Pickett’s Mill on Painting by Rick Reeves.

AN EMINENT FEDERAL GENERAL D uring the Civil War and after, Oliver Otis Howard was held in high regard by General Sherman and other Union commanders; why that was, heaven only knows. Sherman praised Howard in a letter to Grant as “a polished and Christian gentleman, exhibiting the highest.

Two works about him were published in the s - John A. Carpenter published "Sword and Olive Branch: Oliver Otis Howard" inand William S. McFeely published "Yankee Stepfather: General O.O. Howard and the Freedmen" in Civil War Union Army Major General, Congressional Medal of Honor : Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington.

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I now dispatched Major Howard, my aide-de-camp, to General Slocum, to inform him of the state of affairs, requesting him to send one of his divisions to the left, the other to the right, of Gettysburg, and that he would come in person to Cemetery Hill. HOWARD, Major-General.

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Hood foresaw such a maneuver and determined to send the two corps of Lt. Gen. Stephen D. Lee and Lt. Gen. Alexander P. Stewart to intercept and destroy the. His dissertation, which became his first book, was about O.O. Howard, a Union Army general who led the Freedmen’s Bureau after the Civil War, helping enslaved people during Reconstruction.

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and P.H. Sheridan Maj. Gen. (9 x 10 cm.). LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. Professor McFeely also wrote an acclaimed biography of Frederick Douglass as well as “Yankee Stepfather: General O.O.

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William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, – Febru ) was an American soldier, businessman, educator, and author. He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War (–65), receiving recognition for his command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the scorched earth policies he implemented in conducting total war against the Political party: Republican.

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