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George R. Richardson George R. Richardson Esq. (1803-1851)
Unknown artist
Oil on Canvas, n.d.
48 H X 42 W in.
Presented, c. 1845
Donor, unknown
Owner, Baltimore City Circuit Court
Private Career:
Admitted to the bar c. 1824
Practiced in Baltimore, 1825-1851
Public Service:
Attorney General, Maryland, 1846-1851
Considered by many to be one of the best criminal defense attorneys of his day.

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