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Selection of Historical Figures from the United States Revolutionary Period, including Patriots and Founders.

Portrait length color image of James Madison aka.
Text: Signature image of James Madison aka.

"Father of the Constitution." He had a plan.

The fourth President, James Madison played a key role in formulating the Constitution and drafting the Bill of Rights. He is often called the father of the constitution. He was Secretary of State under Jefferson and oversaw the Louisianna Purchase. His two terms as President were marred by the renewed war with Great Britain in 1812. He was married to Dolley, who served as Whitehouse hostest for Madison and their good friend Jefferson.

Full length color image of James Madison aka.

Left close up color image of James Madison aka.

Right closup color image of James Madison aka.

Portrait by artist-historian George Stuart.
Courtesy Museum of Ventura County.

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