Joshua L. Chamberlain, Brunswick, ca. 1871

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Joshua L. Chamberlain, Brunswick, ca. 1871

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Joshua L. Chamberlain (1828-1914) at the age of 43.

Chamberlain, a professor at Bowdoin College, became a Civil War general who led the successful Union campaign at Little Round Top at Gettysburg.

He served as governor of Maine from 1867-1871 and president of Bowdoin College from 1871-1883.

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About This Item

  • Title: Joshua L. Chamberlain, Brunswick, ca. 1871
  • Creator: Lamson
  • Creation Date: circa 1871
  • Subject Date: circa 1871
  • Town: Brunswick
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--Chamberlain
  • Object Type: Image

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