Of Virginia; an eloquent and able politician, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, a member of the first Congress at Philadelphia, President of Congress, member of the Convention which framed the Constitution of the United States; Senator in Congress; an able writer and brilliant speaker: born in Virginia, 1722; died on the nineteenth of June, 1794. [P. 8.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall; comprising those of many of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and of other distinguished persons. 1870. Philadelphia: Published for the Use of Visitors. 1870.