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Oil on canvas.
Gift of David A. Hayes for John Chetwood. 1854.1

A native of New Jersey and a graduate of Princeton University, Aaron Burr was a soldier, lawyer, United States Senator, and Vice President. History remembers Burr for his 1804 duel with Alexander Hamilton in Weehawken, New Jersey.



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