Fisher Ames Esqr.
Published by Joseph Delaplaine [Philadelphia, USA]. Rogers & Esler Printers.
Stipple, sheet 205 x 120mm. 8 x 4¾". Trimmed to plate.
Fisher Ames (1758 – 1808) was a Representative in the United States Congress from the 1st Congressional District of Massachusetts. Ames was elected to the First United States Congress, having beat Samuel Adams for the post. He also served in the Second and Third Congresses and as a Federalist to the Fourth Congress. In 1805, Ames was chosen president of Harvard University.
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