: This portrait photograph depicts Major General Irvin McDowell wearing either a frock coat or shell jacket consistent with the apparel of Union Major Generals during the Civil War. McDowell, an Ohio native, commanded Union forces during the Civil War.
Irvin McDowell was born on October 15, 1818 in Columbus, Ohio. He died in San Francisco, California on May 4, 1885. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL04266 Subjects
: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Ohio History--Military Ohio; Generals--United States; Military officers; Places
: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)