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Catalog Number 00071
Object Name Portrait
Description William Worth Belknap by John C. Merine. 1829-1890. Soldier, Secretary of War, Public Official. Born in Newburg, New York, September 22, 1829. Removed to Keokuk, Iowa, 1853. Served through the Civil War and was brevetted Major-General. Appointed Collector of Internal Revenue, 1866. Secretary of War in President Grant's cabinet. Died in Washington, D.C., October 13, 1890. Buried in Arlington Cemetery. Framed 40 x 47. Site 27 x 34
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Search Terms Chronicling America 2014
Keokuk Daily Gate City/Constitution-Democrat
Lee County