Small Portrait of William van S. Murray, of Maryland, (graphics)
Murray, William Van S
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 45
He was appointed by Washington minister to the Netherlands, in 1797. Jointly appointed, also, with Oliver Ellsworth and Patrick Henry, envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary to France; and in connection with Mr. Ellsworth and Mr. Davis (Patrick Henry having declined), he negotiated the treaty with France, in 1800. This engraving was made in France, and presented to the owner's father. [P. 9.]
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.