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Benjamin Rush

Dr. Benjamin Rush painted by Charles Willson Peale, 1783 In the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum, gift of Mrs. Julia B. Henry

Primary Sources

Rush, Benjamin, George Washington Corner, and Benjamin Rush. The Autobiography of Benjamin Rush: His Travels through Life Together with His Commonplace Book for 1789-1813. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 1970.

Secondary Sources

Brodsky, Alyn. Benjamin Rush: Patriot and Physician. 1st ed. New York: Truman Talley Books, 2004.

Hawke, David Freeman. Benjamin Rush – Revolutionary Gadfly. Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1971.

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