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Edmund Fanning

Edmund Fanning, a colonial official in Hillsborough the 1760s and 1770s, was a target of the Regulators, who charged him with abusing his power. This engraving was made in the nineteenth century.

Sketch of Fanning. He is wearing a tricorn hat and a coat. He is smiling.
Citation (Chicago Style): 

Lossing, Benson. Pictorial Fieldbook of the Revolution. 1852. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers. Volume II. (accessed May 17, 2022). 

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