Buford, Napoleon B., 1807-1883Alternative names
Graduated West Point, 1827; Union Army general; and commander of the East Arkansas District during the Civil War.
From the description of Letter, 24 August 1841. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46763926
President, Bank of Federal Union, Rock Island, Illinois, 1858-1861; brigadier-general, 27th Illinois Infantry, Civil War; superintendent, Federal Union Mining Company, 1866; special commissioner, Indian Affairs, 1867; special commissioner, Union Pacific Railroad, 1867-1869.
From the description of Document: Springfield, Ill[inoi]s, 1861 April 16. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27819378
From the description of Letter: Rock Island, [Illinois], to Charles Stebbins, Cazenovia, New York, 1847 April 23. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27819381
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