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17603 General OO Howard 1830 - 1909
graduated from West Point in 1854. After
surviving many setbacks, he became an army
commander and later head of the Freedman's
Bureau. He was a champion of the ex-slaves.
Howard University, a black school was named
after Gen. Howard. After his retirement he was
active in education and historical writing. Back
marked E&HT Anthony, Brady’s National
Portrait Gallery. $195