Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1867

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Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1867

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Joshua L. Chamberlain (1828-1914) led the 20th Maine regiment during the Civil War and is noted for defending Little Round Top during the Battle of Gettysburg.

After the war, Chamberlain was elected governor of Maine and served from 1867-1871. He also was president of Bowdoin College.

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About This Item

  • Title: Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1867
  • Creation Date: circa 1867
  • Subject Date: circa 1867
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 12
  • Collection: Fogg, John Samuel Hill autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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