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Old Bruton Church
Original Author: Alfred Wordsworth Thompson
Created: 1893
Medium: Oil on canvas

Old Bruton Church, Williamsburg, Virginia, in the Time of Lord Dunmore

In a painting by Alfred Wordsworth Thompson set during the governorship of John Murray, fourth earl of Dunmore (1771–1775), parishioners gather outside Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg. A Black groomsman, probably enslaved, attends to a horse at far right.

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