John Witherspoon
Original Author: Unknown artist, based on Charles Willson Peale painting
Created: Late eighteenth century, original painting by Charles Willson Peale
Medium: Oil on canvas

John Witherspoon

John Witherspoon, a Presbyterian minister, signer of the Declaration of Independence, and president of the College of New Jersey (later Princeton University) from 1768 until 1794, is the subject of this painting based on an earlier one by Charles Willson Peale.

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