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Major General Oliver Otis Howard a commemorative address delivered at the commencement exercises of Lincoln Memorial University, Cumberland Gap, Tennessee, Wednesday May 4th, 1910 by Edgar O. Achorn

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Published by [s.n.] in United States] .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • Generals,
  • United States. Army,
  • Biography,
  • History

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Statementby Edgar O. Achorn
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25267905M

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  Reality is much more complex. A decade before the war, Howard was a pivotal figure in the reconstruction of the South, championing liberty and equality for millions of freed slaves. In the new book “Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard and the Nez Perce War,” author Daniel J. Sharfstein shines new light on Howard and. OLIVER O. HOWARD. Major General during the. Union general during the American Civil War, founder of Howard Univ., born in at Leeds, Maine, grad. from Bowdoin College, West Point, , and (Sept., ), he fought in the East from the first battle of . Union Major General Oliver Otis Howard was born on November 8, , in the small town of Leeds, Maine. Otis (as he was known to all close family) grew up on a small family farm in Leeds and labored side by side with his younger brothers Rowland and Charles. Howard, General Oliver O. Record of the Descendants of Major Gen. Howard as of June This Book is brought to you for free and open access by the Oliver Otis Howard Collection at Digital Howard @ Howard University. It has been MAJOR GEN. OLIVER HOWARD ELIZABETH WAIÆ,his wife. Oliver Otis ftoward,b: Nov e, , Leeds, Maine.