Image of a victim of the Philadelphia yellow fever epidemic, 1793
William Burch engraving of the Pennsylvania State House, Philadelphia, 1799
1880s painting of the Whiskey Rebellion
Pitcher supporting the French Revolution, 1790s.
John Ledyard, early American traveler. First white American to set foot on the west coast of the continent. He attempted to walk around the world, but Catherine of Russia had him arrested and deported. Got venereal disease in Tonga. Died in Cairo of dysentery in Cairo in 1789.
Death mask of Aaron Burr, 1836