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This lithograph signed by Elizabeth A Custer shows her husband George Armstrong Custer, (1839-1876). As a United States army cavalry officer he 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.

Creator: Brady's National Portrait Galleries
Date: Between 1860 and 1865

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Item Number: 216346
Call Number: B Custer, George *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 216346

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