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Photograph of Alexander Wilson's tomb and a receipt, 1801 and [undated]

Wilson, Alexander, b. 1766 d. 1813
Printmaker, Illustrator, Ornithologist
Active in N.J.; Pa.,

Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A photograph of Wilson's tomb and a receipt from Mr. Ames Roberts to Mr. Alex Wilson, May 15, 1801.

Biographical/Historical Note: Alexander Wilson (1766-1813) was an ornithologist and sketcher from Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

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