Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876
United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian Wars.
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Letters from Benteen, senior captain under Custer in the 7th Cavalry at the Battle of Little Big Horn, to Theodore W. Goldin, a private in “G” troop at the same battle, criticizing Custer’s private live as well as his military tactics in battles.
Stedman's handwritten and signed poem, "Custer", a revised version from the version originally appearing in the Chicago Tribune, 16 Jul 1876. Also included: a handwritten fragment featuring biographical notes, a blurb about Stedman's poem "The Discoverer", and (on verso) an excerpt from p7 of an unidentified manuscript; a 6 x 9" brown envelope bearing handwritten notes regarding the contents above.