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The national portrait gallery of distinguished Americans

Author: James Herring; James Barton Longacre; American Academy of the Fine Arts.; Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress); Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Philadelphia : Henry Perkins, 1834-1839.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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National portrait gallery of distinguished Americans.
Philadelphia : Henry Perkins, 1834-1839
(OCoLC)657119532
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Herring; James Barton Longacre; American Academy of the Fine Arts.; Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress); Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1891102
Notes: Each volume has added engraved t.p. with dates: v.1: 1834; v. 2: 1835. An engraved portrait by any of a number of artists precedes each biographical essay.
Original issue has imprint: New York, M. Bancroft, 1834-1839.
LC copy imperfect: v. 1 only.
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: V. 1: George Washington, 1st President U.S. --
Martha Washington --
Charles Carroll of Carrollton --
Major-General Nathanael Greene --
Major-General Anthony Wayne --
Major-General William Moultrie --
Major General Israel Putnam --
Colonel Timothy Pickering --
Governor Isaac Shelby --
Governor Aaron Ogden --
John Marshall, LL. D., Chief Justice U.S. --
Edward Shippen, LL. D., Chief Justice of Pennsylvania --
Brigadier-General Jonathan Williams --
Daniel D. Tompkins, Vice President U.S. --
Hon. Henry Clay, U.S. Senate --
Major-General Andrew Jackson, President U.S. --
Hon. Daniel Webster, U.S. Senate --
Hon. William Wirt --
Hon Lewis Cass, Secretary of War --
Commodore Thomas Macdonough, U.S. Navy --
Major-General Alexander Macomb --
Hon. Joel R. Poinsett, LL. D. --
Hon. Josiah S. Johnston, U.S. Senate --
Hon. Edward Livingston --
Hon. Louis M'Lane, Secretary of State --
Right Rev. William White, D.D., Bishop of Pennsylvania --
Rev. Timothy Dwight. S.T.D. LL. D. --
Hon. Joel Barlow --
Colonel John Trumbull --
Gilbert Charles Stuart, Esq. --
Samuel Latham Mitchell, M.D., LL. D. --
Theodoric Romeyn Beck, M.D. Washington Irving, Esq. --
Catharine M. Sedgwick --
James Fenimore Cooper, Esq. V. 2: Benjamin Franklin, LL. D., F.R.S. --
Thomas Jefferson, 3d President U.S. --
John Hancock, President of Congress --
John Jay, President of Congress, Chief Justice U.S. --
Patrick Henry --
Major-General Joseph Warren --
Major-General Henry Knox --
Major-General Benjamin Lincoln --
Major-General David Wooster --
Major-General Philip Schuyler --
Hon. Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of the Treasury --
Governor John E. Howard --
Brigadier-General Otho H. Williams --
Governor John Brooks --
Colonel Francis Barber --
John Barry, U.S. Navy --
Daniel Boon[sic] --
David Rittenhouse, LL. D., F.R.S. --
David Humphreys, LL. D. --
Edward Preble, U.S. Navy --
Oliver H. Perry, U.S. Navy --
Major-General Jacob Brown --
Governor Dewitt Clinton --
Hon. James A. Bayard --
Hon. John C. Calhoun, Vice President U.S. --
Governor Robert Y. Hayne --
Hon. William Gaston --
Hon. Levi Woodbury, Secretary of the Treasury --
Mrs. Marcia Van Ness --
Noah Webster, LL. D. --
Caspar Wistar, M.D. --
David Hosack, M.D., F.R.S. --
James Kent, LL. D. --
Charles Ewing, LL. D., Chief Justice of New Jersy --
Governor George Wolf. V. 3: James Madison, 4th President U.S. --
Mrs. Madison --
James Monroe, 5th President U.S. --
John Dickinson --
Francis Hopkinson --
Elias Boudinot --
Benjamin Rush, M.D. --
David Ramsay, M.D. --
Major-General Arthur St. Clair --
Major-General Lachlan M'Intosh --
Major-General Daniel Morgan --
Brigadier-General Francis Marion --
Brigadier-General Andrew Pickens --
Brigadier-General Henry Lee --
Brigadier-General William Augustine Washington --
Major-General Morgan Lewis --
Benjamin Tallmadge --
Governor James Jackson --
Governor William Richardson Davie --
Paul Jones, U.S. Navy --
Richard Dale, U.S. Navy --
William Bainbridge, U.S. Navy --
Stephen Decatur, U.S. Navy --
Fisher Ames --
Rufus King --
Stephen Van Rensselaer --
William Pinkney --
Lindley Murray --
Charles Brockden Brown --
Robert Fulton --
Joseph Story, LL. D. --
Major-General William Henry Harrison --
Martin Van Buren, Vice President U.S. --
Mahlon Dickerson, Secretary of the Navy --
Felix Grundy, U.S. Senate.
Responsibility: conducted by James B. Longacre ... and James Herring ... under the superintendence of the American Academy of the Fine Arts.

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