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Butler, Benjamin Franklin (1818 - 1893), State Governor, Union Army Officer

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Born in New Hampshire during the same year Frederick Douglass is thought to have been born in Maryland, Benjamin Franklin

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Emancipation, the Union Army, and the Reelection of Abraham Lincoln

in Journal of American History

March 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 493 words.

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Dumas, Francois Ernest (1837 - 1901), Entrepreneur, Union Army Officer, Political Figure, Community Activist

Caryn Cossé Bell.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1658 words.

businessman, Civil War veteran, and Reconstruction politician, was the son of the influential Creole New Orleanian Joseph Dumas, one of the owners of the Dumas Brothers French Quarter...

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Trotter, James Monroe (1842 - 1892), Union Army Officer, Political Activist, Federal Government Official, Music Historian

Stephen R. Fox.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1394 words.

James Monroe Trotter was born on February 7, 1842, in Grand Gulf, Mississippi, the son of a white man, Richard S. Trotter, and his slave Letitia. When Richard Trotter was married in...

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Fisk, Clinton Bowen (1828 - 1890), Prohibitionist, Abolitionist, Union Army Officer, Commissioner of Freedmen's Bureau

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Clinton Bowen Fisk, the sixth son of Benjamin and Lydia Fisk, was born in Livingston County, New York. His father

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Grant, Ulysses S. (1822 - 1885), Union Army Officer, U.S. President

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Born Hiram Ulysses Grant in Point Pleasant, Ohio, the future general and eighteenth president of the United States had an

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Higginson, Thomas Wentworth (1823 - 1911), Abolitionist, Social Reformer, Union Army Officer, Autobiographer / Memoirist

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Thomas Wentworth Higginson served as the white colonel of the first federally authorized black civil war regiment. The First South

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Howard, Oliver O. (1830 - 1909), Educator, Union Army Officer, Commissioner of Freedmen's Bureau, College / University Founder

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

Oliver Otis Howard was born in Leeds, Maine, to a farming couple, Rowland and Eliza Otis Howard. In 1850 he

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Bumstead, Horace (1841 - 1919), Educator, College / University President, Congregational Clergy, Union Army Officer

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

white soldier, minister, educator, and administrator. Horace Bumstead was a pivotal figure in the education of African Americans at the

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Jonathan W. White. Emancipation, the Union Army, and the Reelection of Abraham Lincoln.

Adam I. P. Smith.

in The American Historical Review

April 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 806 words.

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Scotland and the British Army, 1700–1750: Defending the Union, by Victoria Henshaw

Kevin Linch.

in The English Historical Review

August 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History; British History; European History; International History. 903 words.

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Before Chancellorsville: Sigel, Blenker, and the Reinforcement of German Ethnicity in the Union Army, 1861–1862

Christian B. Keller.

in Chancellorsville and the Germans

June 2007; p ublished online March 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 10001 words.

Nearly all of the German regiments that campaigned in the eastern theater of war came from the great cities: New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Milwaukee, and Pittsburgh. ...

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Lorien Foote. The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army. New York: New York University Press. 2010. Pp. x, 237. $39.00

Jonathan D. Sarris.

in The American Historical Review

June 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 754 words.

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Baring the Iron Hand: Discipline in the Union Army. By Steven J. Ramold. (DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2010. xii, 493 pp. $40.00, ISBN 978-0-87580-408-8.)

Christian G. Samito.

in Journal of American History

December 2010; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: United States History. 497 words.

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Susannah Ural Bruce. The Harp and the Eagle: Irish-American Volunteers and the Union Army, 1861–1865. New York: New York University Press. 2006. Pp. xiii, 309. Cloth $70.00, paper $22.00

Janet Nolan.

in The American Historical Review

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 792 words.

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Raum, Green Berry

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 120 words.

(1829–1909) Union army officer, born in Illinois. Raum entered the Union army at the outbreak of the Civil

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Appomattox

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 46 words.

A village in Virginia, USA, scene of the surrender of the Confederacy Army of Northern Virginia to the Union Army

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