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General Moultrie, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, Charles W.
Subject:
Moultrie, William
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. XXI
Late Governor of the State of South Carolina. The thanks of Congress were given to Colonel Moultrie for his conduct in defending the Fort on Sullivan's Island, which engaged for ten hours a large number of British vessels of war, which at night slipped cables and went off.--The fort was since called, in honor of its commander, Fort Moultrie. [PP. 10-11.]
An Historical Catalogue of Peales' Collection of Paintings. "The proper study of mankind, is man." Philadelphia: Printed by Richard Folwell, No. 33, Mulberry-Street, M,DCC,XCV.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Military--General
Control number:
AECI 01880031
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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