Alfred Mordecai, 1855

Title

Alfred Mordecai, 1855

Description

Alfred Mordecai (far left) as part of a U.S. military commission to Crimea, 1855. The other officers are, from left, Lt. Colonel Obrescoff, their Russian escort; Richard Delafield; and George B. McClellan, later a prominent Union general during the Civil War.

Citation

“Alfred Mordecai, 1855,” Jewish Life in Mr. Lincoln’s City, accessed September 1, 2014, http://www.jhsgw.org/exhibitions/online/lincolns-city/items/show/180.