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[Title page of "Thoughts on Government" by John Adams, 1776]

The American Crisis. by the author of Common Sense [Thomas Paine] "These are the times that try men's souls: the summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country..."

Samuel Adams, esqr. One of the delegates from the province of Massachusetts-Bay to the general continental congress of North America.

Benjamin Franklin - né à Boston dans la Nouvelle Angleterre, le 17 Janvier 1706 / Desrayes del ; le Beau scul.

His excy. John Adams, esq. / J. Norman sc.

Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Wright sculpt.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; Sharp sc.

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; W. Sharp sculpt.

Thomas Paine's recantation! Thomas Paine's last moments

Martha Jefferson Randolph, daughter of Thomas Jefferson

Letter from Thomas Jefferson, to Mr. Weightman, late Mayor of Washington

Funeral thoughts, excited by the death of John Adams and Thos. Jefferson on the Fourth of July, 1826, the jubilee of independence

Thomas Paine / Romney pinxt. ; T. A. Dean sc.

Thomas Paine / J. Shury & Son sculp.

John Adams, 2nd President of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval Lith., Philad'a.

John Adams, 2nd president of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam; P.S. Duval, lith., Philada.

Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States / on stone by A. Newsam ; P.S. Duval Lith., Philad'a.

[Thomas Paine, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left] / painted by Romney.

John Adams, Pres. U.S.

["Grizzly" Adams, full-length portrait, walking with grizzly bear named Ben Franklin] / Eastman-Loomis, S.F. ; C. Nahl.

Washington monument, in the Capitol grounds, Richmond, Va. The statues around the centre base are those of Patrick Henry, Thomas Jefferson & Mason

[Statue of George Washington on horseback on top of a monument in the Capitol Square area of Richmond, Virginia]

Richmond, Virginia. George Washington's headquarters

[Bank note vignettes showing surrender of Gen. Burgoyne, George Washington resigning his commission, signing of a treaty, funeral of Indian with priest and Spanish soldiers in armor and weeping women]

[George Washington, bust portrait after Gilbert Stuart]

[John Adams, bust portrait, facing left]

[Review of the troops by Columbia, George Washington, and Chester A. Arthur]

[George Washington in small boat bidding farewell to crowd in New York, 1776]

[George Washington, full length, standing, back view, with 3 men (black gardeners?), in the garden at Mount Vernon]

[Ceiling mural in the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, with four allegorical female figures representing valor, fortitude, courage, and achievement]

[George Washington, monument in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia - full, on horseback]

[Thomas Jefferson, 1743, 1826, reading rough draft of Declaration of Independence to Benjamin Franklin]

[George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, right hand raised above table]

[African American school children facing the Horatio Greenough statue of George Washington at the U.S. Capitol]

[Group of school children in front of statue of George Washington, Washington, D.C.]

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait]

George Washington, Athenaeum portrait

[George Washington, full-length portrait]

[Thomas Paine]

George Washington, Carroll portrait

[George Washington, full-length portrait]

[The Houdon bust of George Washington, Mt. Vernon, Va.]

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Statue of Thomas Jefferson in Rotunda, University of Virginia]

[Thomas Jefferson, three-quarter length portrait, facing left]

[George Washington. Carroll portrait]

[George Washington, full-length portrait]

Monticello, home of Thomas Jefferson, Charlottesville, Va.

[George Washington at the Battle of Princeton, full-length portrait painting]

[Thomas Jefferson, half-length portrait]

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait]

[Thomas Jefferson, bust portrait, facing left]

[George Washington, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, in silhouette]

Birthplace of John Adams, Quincy, Mass.

Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, Charlottesville, Va.

Tomb of Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, Charlottesville, Va.

George Washington's Fishing Tackle

[Thomas Jefferson, bust portrait, facing left]

Burial Place of John Adams, Quincy, Mass.

George Washington resigning his commission, painting in Capitol, [Washington, D.C.]

[Natural Bridge, Va., the Thomas Jefferson cottage]

John Adams proposing George Washington for Commander-in-Chief of the American Army

[George Washington at the Battle of Princeton, full-length portrait painting]

ADAMS, GEORGE WASHINGTON. PORTRAIT

MONTICELLO. THOMAS JEFFERSON'S GRAVE

JEFFERSON, THOMAS. PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

[The Stars and Stripes - George Washington describing the flag to Lafayette and other French and American officers]

[George Washington, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, in uniform, with right hand on hip and left hand on barrel of cannon]

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral II

[Statue of George Washington and Lafayette shaking hands, New York City]

Historical buildings and places. George Washington's headquarters, M St., Georgetown II

Cornerstone laid by George Washington, Sept. 18, 1793 / painting by Clyde De Land.

Statues and sculpture. George Washington astride horse I

Paintings. George Washington, first president

Paintings. George Washington by Gilbert Stuart, Andrew Mellon collection

Wakefield, Virginia. House where George Washington lived

Statues and sculpture. George Washington astride horse II

Historical buildings and places. George Washington's headquarters, M St., Georgetown I

Paintings. George Washington by Gilbert Stuart, Andrew Mellon collection

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral I

Paintings. Mrs. George Washington by E.F. Andrews

Paintings. George Washington by Gilbert Stuart, Andrew Mellon collection

[Benjamin Franklin reading draft of Declaration of Independence, John Adams seated, and Thomas Jefferson standing and holding feather pen and paper, around table]

Commissioner Rudolph at 219 ann. of birth of Ben Franklin (Sons of Revolution), [1/17/25]

Clifford Berryman at 219 ann. of birth of Ben Franklin (Sons of Revolution), [1/17/25]

Peyton Randolph House (i.e. Semple House), Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Peyton Randolph House (i.e. Semple House), Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Peyton Randolph House (i.e. Semple House), Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Peyton Randolph House (i.e. Semple House), Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

Peyton Randolph House (i.e. Semple House), Williamsburg, James City County, Virginia

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral II

U.S. Capitol paintings. George Washington by C.W. Peale, [view] II

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral I

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral IV

National Cathedral interiors. Statue of George Washington in National Cathedral III

Home of Mary, mother of George Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia. Exterior of George Washington's mother's home

Statues and sculpture. Benjamin Franklin statue I

Statues and sculpture. Benjamin Franklin, Jackson Square statue

Statues and sculpture. George Washington, full figure, in U.S. Capitol rotunda