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CAPTAIN THOMAS W. CUSTER (1845-1876)
  • O.S. Goff, probably, photographer
    1843–1916
    born: Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States ; died: Boise, Idaho, United States ; active: United States
    Paul Harbaugh, printer, publisher and producer
  • CAPTAIN THOMAS W. CUSTER (1845-1876), circa 1874–1876
  • Custer, Prominent Military Structures, and the Men Who Fought the Sioux Wars portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • contact print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20.9 x 16.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24.6 x 19.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of David T. Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0279.05
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Seated man looking to proper right. Portrait from waist up; his hands are folded in his lap. He is wearing a Civil War uniform with medals. He has a mustache, and his hair is parted down the center. The background is nondescript-probably a studio backdrop cloth.