Explorer, poet, and union brigadier general who served on McClellan’s staff, and died of pneumonia in 1862. Original distinguished 2.25 x 4 carte-de-visite photo by E. A. Anthony of New York, signed in the lower border in black ink, “F. W. Lander, B. G. U.S.A.” In fine condition, a bit of trivial soiling. RR Auction COA.
RR Auction Frederick West Lander Signed Carte-de-Visite Photo