Old Senate Chamber

George Plater

Artist: Charles Willson Peale, 1825
Medium: Oil on canvas
MSA SC 1545-1118

George Plater Lower House, 1757-1766; Upper House, 1771-1774; Council, 1771-1774; Member, 1775-1776 Constitutional Conventions, St. Mary's County; Senate, Western Shore, 1777-1790; Senate President, 1781-1788, 1790; Delegate, Constitution Ratification Convention, St. Mary's County, 1788; Governor, 1791-1792


Portraits and decorative arts in the Old Senate Chamber