Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Governor William Finley, (painting)

Catalog Data

Artist:
Peale, C. W.  Search this
Subject:
Finley, William  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 82
Was born at Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, in 1770, where he resided until 1807, when he was elected State Treasurer; and in 1817 he was elected Governor of the State of Pennsylvania. [P. 19.]
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  Search this
Control number:
AECI 01930082
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_39010