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Portrait of General Benjamin F. Butler. Caption: "Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Butler. Hero of Fort Hatteras."
Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Butler
F. Hedge, Boston.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893
One of the first significant Union victories, the Battle of Fort Hatteras revealed the superiority of the Union navy. Butler led the Union army troops during the battle.
Printed envelope, 3 x 5.5 inches, Alfred S. Lippman Collection of Civil War postal covers, Manuscripts Collection 993, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library. Louisiana Research Collection.
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