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William Selby Harney, General (Union).

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Identifier: P0084-0184

Title: William Selby Harney, General (Union).

Description: Half-length portrait of a man in civilian clothes holding a hat. "Gen. W. S. Harney" (written below image). "Genl Harney" (written on reverse side of image). Harney was commander of the Department of the West in St. Louis at the outbreak of the Civil War who was relieved of command after he agreed with Gen. Price not to attack the Missouri State Guard if they did not threaten Federal Authority.

Rights:

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1861-1865

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator: E. Anthony, New York

Subjects: William S. Harney
William Harney
Civil War, 1861-1865
Portrait
man
Armed Forces
suit
hat
Union
General
E. Anthony
Department of the West

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