An eminent patriot; born in Virginia in 1740; a distinguished political writer before and during the Revolution; Minister to France in 1776; Commissioner to treat with the Six Nations of Indians in 1784; and lastly, member of the Treasury Board, in the government of the United States. [P. 10.]
Catalogue of the National Portrait and Historical Gallery, Illustrative of American History. Formerly belonging to Peale's Museum, Philadelphia, now exhibiting at Independence Hall, on Fourth Street, between Walnut and Vine, Cincinnati. Incorporated by Act of General Assembly. Cincinnati: Gazette Company Print. 1852.