Edwin D. Morgan (1811-1883)
Edwin Denison Morgan was a successful businessman who served in the New York state legislature where he sponsored the legislation that founded Central Park in New York City. He served as governor of New York from 1858 until 1862. Lincoln commissioned him a major general of volunteers to run the military department of that state and improve the defenses of New York Harbor. Morgan was elected a United States Senator from New York and served from 1863 until 1869.
- 1865 circa 5 years
- Original Format:
- Glass Negative Print
- Mathew Brady
- download hi-res watermarked image
All Licensed images are available for download as jpeg files at 300 dpi of original size.
If your project requires an image at higher resolution, please contact us (be sure to include item number). Custom requests may require an additional charge.