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John Charles Frémont (1813–1890)

Frémont, John Charles. An American explorer, politician, general, and writer; born in Savannah, GA, Jan. 21, 1813; died in New York City, July 13, 1890. He was the first Republican nominee for the Presidency, and served as major-general in the United States army during the Civil War. His publications include: ‘Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in 1842, and to Oregon and Northern California in 1843–44’; ‘Frémont’s Explorations’; and ‘Memoirs of my Life’ (1886).