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Adolphus Washington Greely

(1844—1935)


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(1844–1935) army officer and Arctic explorer, born in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Greely fought briefly in the Civil War but spent most of his army career with the U.S. Signal Corps, which ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.


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