Crawford,Thomas

Crawford,Thomas
Crawford, Thomas. 1814-1857.
American sculptor and noted exponent of neoclassicism. His works include Armed Freedom atop the U.S. Capitol.

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  • Crawford v. Nashville — Supreme Court of the United States Argued October 8, 2008 Decided January 26 …   Wikipedia

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