Lucius Fairchild | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society


Lucius Fairchild


Waist-up portrait of Lucius Fairchild during his tenure as Secretary of State of Wisconsin. Fairchild's arm was amputated after he was injured at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863. In 1866 he was elected governor.


Image ID: 6601

Creation Date: 1870 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown




Collection Name: Lucius Fairchild papers, 1819-1943

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 6018.1(5)

Original Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches


Civil War, 1861-1865

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