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Title Andrew Summers Rowan, 1889
Type of Object Print, Photographic
Object ID MVU3747
Collection Photographs
Description Andrew Summers Rowan, who was an American Army officer who served as the liaison between the United States and Cuban rebels led by General Calixto García during the Spanish American War. Note on back of photograph reads: "Andrew Summers Rowan - 1889. Carried message to Garcia. See biog. file. Note on back says: Andrew Summers Rowan. Captain US Infantry. 1889. Photograph requested by the War Department as he had received his orders to go to the Philippines. A hurried photograph taken by … of S.F. just before embarking".
Physical Description 1 photographic print, b&w, 4" x 5.75"
Date Created 1889
Creator (Artist/Author/Photographer) unknown
Contributed by unknown
Search Terms Portraits Rowan, Andrew Summers, Col.
Copyright The Mill Valley Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States. If you publish or publicly display this item, the Library appreciates being credited with the following statement, "Courtesy of the Lucretia Little History Room, Mill Valley Public Library."