Bezaleel Woodward (1745-1804), Class of 1773H

attributed to William Jennys, American, active 1795 - 1807


about 1800

Oil on canvas

Overall: 29 1/2 × 24 1/2 in. (75 × 62.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund and funds from Baker Library



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Publication History

Dick Hoefnagel and Virginia L. Close, The First Librarian for Dartmouth College, Dartmouth College Library Bulletin, November 1996, Volume XXXVII, Number 1, Hanover: Dartmouth College Library, 1996, pp. 38-48, ill. cover

Dick Hoefnagel with the collaboration of Virginia L. Close, Eleazar Wheelock and the Adventurous Founding of Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hanover Historical Society, The Durand Press, 2002, 143 pp., ill. p. 58.

Anonymous, The People the Best Governors: Or a Plan of Goverment Founded on the Just Principles of Natural Freedom, Introduction, translation and commentary by Filimon Peonidis, Athens: Okto Publications 2019, 81 p.


Mrs. Wheelock P. Chamberlain; sold to present collection, 1960.

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