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Description Horace Porter. Library of Congress description: "Gen. Horace Porter, U.S.A."
Date between 1860 and 1875
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Source Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. Brady-Handy Photograph Collection. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cwpbh.00589. CALL NUMBER: LC-BH83- 2237 <P&P>[P&P]
Author Mathew Brady or Levin Handy
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English: Horace Porter, ( 1837-1921), American soldier and diplomat, was born in Huntingdon, the son of David R. Porter, a wealthy ironmater who later served as Governor of Pennsylvania. He was educated at Harvard University. He graduated from West Point in 1860 and served in the Union army in the American Civil War, reaching the rank of brigadier general. He received the Medal of Honor at the Battle of Chickamauga. In the last year of the war, he served on the staff of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, writing a lively memoir of the experience, Campaigning With Grant (1897).

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