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William Pinkney (1764-1822)


Portrait of Maryland politician William Pinkney who held a variety of positions in the late 18th and early 19th century. He served in the Maryland House of Delegates, as a U.S. Congressman, as Mayor of Annapolis, in the Maryland State Senate, and also as Attorney general for Pennsylvania and Maryland.


circa 1817


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Gift of Antonia Carton Bauer and Clare Carton Grayson in memory of William Pinkney Carton.

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