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George Brinton McClellan (December 3, 1826 – October 29, 1885) was a major general during the American Civil War and the Democratic Party candidate for President in 1864.

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President Lincoln had taken temporary control of the Union army since General George McClellan, its commander, had fallen gravely ill. Description from civilwardailygazette.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

November 5, 1862: President Lincoln removes General George B. McClellan from command of the Army of the Potomac. The two men could not stand each other, with McClellan referring to Lincoln as a "great ape", and Lincoln increasingly frustrated with the General's inability to act in the field. Lincoln said of McClellan: "If General McClellan isn't going to use his army, I'd like to borrow it for a time."

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Pictures of Abraham Lincoln and His Family

Presidente Abraham Lincoln e seu estado maior, durante a guerra civil. Maryland, outubro de 1862.

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Another Vision from the past, 9.15.1862

On September 16, 1862 Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan confronted Lee's Army of Northern Virginia at Sharpsburg, Maryland. At dawn September 17, Hooker's corps mounted a powerful assault on Lee's left...

Unusual full view image of President Lincoln visiting General McClellan in the general's tent at the Battle of Antietam. Photograph by A. Gardner 1862. Note the captured Confederate flag on the ground. *s*

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Ellen Mary Marcy McClellan Wife of Union General George B. McClellan

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CIVIL WAR GENERAL General George B McClellan /w WIFE by F. Gutekunst rare

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