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This formal portrait 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.

Date: Between 1860s and 1870s

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Item Number: 216330
Call Number: B Custer, George *38
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 216330

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