Benedict Arnold, ca. 1780

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Benedict Arnold, ca. 1780

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Benedict Arnold served as General in the American Army during the Revolutionary War, went on to flee the country in the British ship, Vulture, and became a colonel in the British Army. There are no contemporary portraits of Benedict Arnold, though artists' imaginative renderings are available, such as this one.

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  • Title: Benedict Arnold, ca. 1780
  • Creation Date: circa 1780
  • Subject Date: circa 1780
  • Locations:
    • USA
    • UK
  • Media: Engraving, ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, vol. 2
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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