Benedict Arnold

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Benedict Arnold

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Description

Major General Arnold, wounded Dec. 31, 1775 at the attack of Quebec. Benedict Arnold was one of the American Generals fighting the British during the American Revolution, 1775-1783. He led an expedition to Quebec, where he was wounded. There are no contemporary portraits of Benedict Arnold, though artists' imaginative renderings are available, such as this one.

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About This Item

  • Title: Benedict Arnold
  • Creation Date: circa 1780
  • Subject Date: circa 1780
  • State: QC
  • Media: Engraving
  • Dimensions: 30 cm x 23 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, vol. 35
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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