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Unknown [Engraving of a young Alexander Hamilton]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02908.02 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Engraving Date: no date Pagination: 1 engraving : col. ; 21.5 x 16 cm.

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Summary of Content: Note signed by Frederick Reynolds indicates the image was engraved in mezzotint and printed in color. Accompanied (but unrelated to) GLC02908.01.

People: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: American StatesmenArt, Music, Theater, and Film

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