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Portrait of Jonathan Trumbull, the second Governor of that name, and of his Wife, Eunice Backus, and Child, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Subject:
Trumbull, Jonathan
Trumbull, Eunice Backus
Trumbull
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 12
Jonathan Trumbull was born March 26th, 1740, at Lebanon, Conn.; graduated from Harvard, 1759; Paymaster in the Northern Department of the Army until the close of the campaign, in 1778, when he entered the family of Washington, as secretary and first aide-de-camp; elected member of congress in 1789; Speaker of the second Congress, 1791-3; transferred to United States Senate, 1795; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1796; Governor of Connecticut from 1798 to his death, August 7th, 1809. [P. 6.]
Hand-Book of the Centennial Exhibition of Antiquarian and Revolutionary Relics, held in New Haven, Connecticut, from June 10th to July 2d, 1875, in aid of the National Centennial Fund of Philadelphia. New Haven, Conn.: Punderson & Crisand, Printers, 12 Center Street. 1875.
Topic:
Portrait male
Portrait female
Portrait group--Family
Portrait--Child
Control number:
AECI 04080012
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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