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Wm. H. Harrison, President of the United States / drawn on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; from a painting by Mr. Franquinet.

Wm. H. Harrison, President of the United States / drawn on stone by Chas. Fenderich ; from a painting by Mr. Franquinet.

 
 
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President William Henry Harrison, half-length portrait, facing right.
1289 U.S. Copyright Office.
Copyright by Chas. Fenderich & Co.
P.S. Duval's Lith. Press, Phila.
Library has two copies: no. 142 and no. 142a.
Reference copy in PRES FILE - Harrison, William H. Prints Bust.

Born: Feb. 9, 1773 Died: April 4, 1841 Presidential Term: March 4, 1841 - April 4, 1841 Vice President: John Tyler William Henry Harrison, American military officer ​and politician was the ninth President of the United States (1841), the oldest President to be ​elected at the time. Delivering the longest inaugural address in U.S. history, he came down with pneumonia that made his 30-day presidency the shortest in U.S. history. On his 32nd day, he became the first to die in office, serving the shortest tenure in U.S. Presidential history. "All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer." /William Henry Harrison/

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01/01/1841
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Fenderich, Charles, lithographer
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Library of Congress
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