One of the most celebrated officers of the American Revolution, commander of the legion known by his name; a daring and active partizan; author of Memoirs of the War of the Revolution in the southern department; member of Congress; Governor of Virginia; pronounced an eulogy on Washington before Congress, in which he used the words, since so celebrated: "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen." [P. 11.]
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.