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Oliver O. Howard

Military, Educator (8-Nov-1830 — 26-Oct-1909)


John A. Carpenter. Sword and Olive Branch: Oliver Otis Howard. University of Pittsburgh Press. 1964. 379pp.

Oliver O. Howard. Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, Major-General, United States Army. New York: Baker & Taylor. 1908. (2 vols.)

William S. McFeely. Yankee Stepfather: General O. O. Howard and the Freedmen. W. W. Norton. 1994. 351pp.

Gerald Weland. Of Vision and Valor: General Oliver O. Howard: A Biography. Canton, OH: Daring Publishing Group. 1991.


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  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.566)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.738)

  8. Webster's American Biographies (p.512)

  9. The MacMillan Dictionary of Military Biography (p.171)

  10. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.350)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.350)

  12. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.458)

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