(1742-86) Born in Rhode Island, he served as a major general in the Continental Army during the American Revolution. He saw action in the battles of Trenton, Germantown and Monmouth, but is best known for his successful Southern Campaign in which he forced British General Lord Corwallis out of the Carolinas.
Portrait engraving of Greene in uniform. Engraved by H.B. Hall, Jr., New York. Published by D. Appleton & Co. Printed facsimile autograph below his likeness. 5 3/4 x 9 1/4. Very fine. The wavy lines that you see in the background are not in the original portrait. They are caused by the scanning software.