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People/Characters: Charles Willson Peale

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1776 by David McCullough
The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt (Pantheon Graphic Library) by Andrea Wulf
After the Revolution: Profiles of Early American Culture by Joseph J. Ellis
America's Old Masters: Benjamin West, John Singleton Copley, Charles Wilson Peale and Gilbert Stuart by James Thomas Flexner
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph J. Ellis
The Heyday of Natural History by Lynn Barber
Independence National Historic Park, Philadelphia, Pa (National Park Service historical handbook series) by Edward M. Riley
John Adams by David McCullough
The Mystery of the Mammoth Bones and How It Was Solved by James Cross Giblin
National Geographic Magazine 1990 v178 #6 December by William Graves
The Peale Family: Creation of a Legacy 1770-1870 by Lillian B. Miller
The Poison Place by Mary E. Lyons
Signers of the Constitution by Robert G. Ferris
Washington's Immortals by Patrick K. O'Donnell

Character description

Charles Willson Peale (April 15, 1741 – February 22, 1827) was an American painter, soldier, scientist, inventor, politician and naturalist. He is best remembered for his portrait paintings of leading figures of the American Revolution, and for establishing one of the first museums in the United States.

Charles Willson Peale in Wikipedia

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