Buford, Napoleon B., 1807-1883

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1807-01-13
Death 1883

Biographical notes:

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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Subjects:

  • Banks and banking
  • General

Occupations:

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Places:

  • Illinois (as recorded)
  • Rock Island (Ill.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)