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GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER (1839-1876) Major General of Volunteers and Colonel in the United States Army. After the Civil War he was engaged in various expeditions against the western Indians. Impetuously attacking a vastly superior force of Sioux under Sitt

Copyrighted by State Historical Society, Museum of Wisconsin


Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph (Heliochrome) on card stock.

Not On View



Back: divided. Mint.
T.B. Walker Collection Copyright by The State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Printed by Arthur Jaffé Heliochrome Co., New York City, U.S.A.


Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

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Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder