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Mrs. James "Dolley" Madison (1768-1849)
Bass Otis (1784-1861)
Oil on canvas, circa. 1817
New-York Historical Society
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan

Dolley Madison was her husband's charming and popular First Lady. In old age, she and Elizabeth Hamilton raised money to build the Washington Monument.


Philip Schuyler John Adams William Bayard Egbert Benson Aaron Burr Theodosia Burr Angelica Schuyler Church DeWitt Clinton George Clinton William Coleman Rev. Myles Cooper James Duane Mrs. James Duane Albert Gallatin Elizabeth Hamilton Dr. David Hosack John Jay Thomas Jefferson Marquis de Lafayette Robert Livingston James Madison Mrs. James Madison Albert Gallatin Gouveneur Morris Robert Morris James Rivington Mrs. Philip Schuyler Ambrose Spencer George Washington Martha Washington Thomas Jefferson Rufus King