"Charles Wilson Peale and his World" opens at National Portrait Gallery

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"Charles Wilson Peale and his World," reflecting the multifaceted talents of Peale as artist, scientist, and inventor, opens at the National Portrait Gallery.


  • Peale, Charles Willson
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)
  • "Charles Wilson Peale and his World" (October 29, 1982: National Portrait Gallery)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1983. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1984, p. 381.

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October 29, 1982


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