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Albert Gallatin, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, C. W.
Subject:
Gallatin, Albert
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 53
A native of Switzerland, came to this country in 1780, in his 19th year. In 1785, he founded and settled at New Geneva, in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the State Convention of 1789; a member of Congress; Secretary of the Treasury of the United States; one of the Commissioners at Ghent in 1813; and Minister to France and England until 1826. [Pp. 13-14.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall: comprising many of those of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence and other distinguished persons connected with the early history of the efforts which resulted in the glorious Liberty we now enjoy. Philadelphia. 1856.
Topic:
Portrait male
Control number:
AECI 01930053
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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