|President James Monroe official White House portrait, 1819, Samuel F. B. Morse.|
What? You were hoping for a painting of Marilyn Monroe?
|James Monroe with Cabinet, Clyde Deland|
|James Monroe, 1816, John Vanderlyn, |
National Portrait Gallery
|Ash Lawn is interesting in that, having been added to several times over the years, it has three main entrances. Oak Hill is said to have been designed by Thomas Jefferson.|
|Artists who painted our last "Founding Father."|
|Artist John Trumbull’s Capture of the Hessians at the Battle of Trenton |
shows a wounded James Monroe.
|Washington Crossing the Delaware, 1851, Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze.|
|As First Lady, Elizabeth Monroe, had some big slippers to fill, |
following in the footsteps of the legendary Dolley Madison.
|Two paintings, one portrait.|
|The USS James Monroe, still enforcing |
the Monroe Doctrine yet today.