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WASHINGTON: VALLEY FORGE, 1777. General George Washington with Major General Lafayette at Valley Forge, 1777. Line engraving, 19th century.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, 30 April 1789. Mezzotint, 1849.
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PATRICK HENRY (1736-1799).
American revolutionary hero and orator. Henry speaking to the First Continental Congress in 1774. After a painting by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris, 1895.
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FORT DUQUESNE, 1758.
Colonel George Washington (center) of the Virginia militia raising his hat to the British flag over Fort Duquesne (rebuilt as Fort Pitt) in November 1758. Steel engraving, American, 19th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Statue of Franklin at 10th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. Photograph, late 19th or early 20th century.
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JEFFERSON & GENET, 1793.
The meeting of U.S. Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson (left) and Citizen Genet, the newly appointed French minister to the United States, at Philadelphia, 7 July 1793. Engraving, c1880.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON.
(1732-1799). Washington at Princeton. Contemporary painting, 18th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN.
(1706-1790). Politician, scientist, inventor, writer, statesman, USA. Painting by Duplessis, 1780.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON (1743-1826).
Third President of the United States. 'Look on this picture, and on this.' American cartoon, 1807, unfavourably comparing then-President Thomas Jefferson (right) to his predecessor, George Washington.
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WASHINGTON: INAUGURATION.
The inauguration of George Washington as the first president of the United States at Federal Hall, New York City, on 30 April 1789: colored engraving, 19th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Steel engraving after a drawing, 1777, by Charles Nicolas Cochin.
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JOHN JAY (1745-1829).
American jurist and statesman. Engraving, English, 1783.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American lawyer and statesman. Hamilton at Yorktown in 1781. Steel engraving, 1858, after a painting by Alonzo Chappel.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artist's reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on July 11, 1804.
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MAGNETIZING FRANKLIN.
French physician Charles Deslon (1750-1786), a disciple of Franz Mesmer, attempts to magnetize Benjamin Franklin in Franklin's home at Passy, France, 1784. Wood engraving, French, 19th century.
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FRANCE: TREATY OF ALLIANCE.
Benjamin Franklin receives the articles of the Treaty of Alliance with France from King Louis XVI in June 1778. Lithograph, 19th century.
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JAMES MADISON (1751-1836).
Fourth president of the United States. Engraving, 19th century.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON (1732-1799).
1st President of the United States. 'Father, I cannot tell a lie: I cut the tree.' Depiction of Parson Weems' popular fiction of George Washington and the cherry tree. Engraving after a painting by George Gorgas White, 1867.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL.
Duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on July 11, 1804.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artist's reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, 11 July 1804.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
Alexander Hamilton lying mortally wounded after his duel with Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey on 11 July 1804. Engraving, 19th century.
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HAMILTON-BURR DUEL, 1804.
An artists reconstruction of the duel fought between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr at Weehawken, New Jersey, on 11 July 1804.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Praying while encamped at Valley Forge. Lithograph by Charles Currier, 19th century.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON (1743-1826).
Third President of the United States. Colored engraving, 19th century.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American politician. Engraving after a painting by Alonzo Chappel, 19th century.
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ALEXANDER HAMILTON
(1755-1804). American lawyer and statesman. Wood engraving, 1891, after a painting, 1792, by John Trumbull.
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WASHINGTON: FAREWELL, 1783.
George Washington taking leave of his officers in Fraunces Tavern in New York City, 4 December 1783. Chromolithograph illustration by Henry Alexander Ogden, c1893.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Benjamin Franklin in Watt's Printing Office, Great Queen Street, London. Wood engraving after a painting by Eyre Crowe (English School, 19th century).
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Depicted with his Cabinet. Left to right: George Washington, Henry Knox, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson and Edmund Randolph. Drawing after an engraving by Currier & Ives, 1876.
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GEORGE WASHINGTON
(1732-1799). First President of the United States. Depicted with his Cabinet. Left to right: Henry Knox, Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Randolph, Alexander Hamilton, and Washington. Engraving after a painting by Alonzo Chappel, 1858.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman and diplomat. Engraving by Claude Louis Desrais, c1795.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. The reception of Franklin in France. Chromolithograph, c1888.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. Mezzotint engraving by Henry S. Sadd, c1846 after a painting by Tompkins Harrison Matteson.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. Engraving, 1809.
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HISTORY.
Portrait of general George Washington (1732-1799) in 1781 during the American War of Independence. Engraving. Full credit: De Agostini / M. Seemuller / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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HISTORY.
The Founding Fathers presenting their draft of the Declaration of Independence to Congress, June 28, 1776, by John Trumbull (1756-1843), 1819. Declaration of Independence of the United States of America, the United States, 18th century. Full Credit: DEA PICTURE LIBRARY / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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RALEIGH TAVERN, 1773.
Thomas Jefferson, Richard Henry Lee, Patrick Henry, and Francis Lightfoot Lee meeting at Raleigh Tavern, Williamsburg, Virginia, in 1773 to establish the Committee of Correspondence. Illustration by Howard Pyle, 1896.
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BATTLE OF MONMOUTH, 1778.
General George Washington at the Battle of Monmouth, New Jersey, 28 June 1778. Engraving, 19th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, inventor, scientist, statesman, and diplomat. Engraving, French, late 18th century.
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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706-1790).
American printer, publisher, scientist, statesman, and diplomat. Franklin before the lord's council, Whitehall Chapel, London, 1774. Engraving by Robert Whitechurch after a painting by Christian Schussele, c1859.
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