Oliver Otis Howard, 1830 – 1909

Oliver Otis Howard's autobiography

Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-USZ62-100785

  • Known For: Major General, U.S. Army, Medal of Honor Winner
  • Maine Connection: Born in Leeds, Maine; graduated from Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine

Resources

Selected Books by O.O. Howard

  • Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, Major General, United States Army
    Fighting for Humanity, or, Camp and Quarter-Deck
    , c1907.
  • My Life and Experiences Among Our Hostile Indians: a Record of Personal Observations, c1907.

Selected Books about O.O. Howard

  • Sword and Olive Branch: Oliver Otis Howard by John A. Carpenter, 1999.
  • Yankee Stepfather: General O. O. Howard and the Freedmen by William S. McFeely, c1994.

Selected Websites