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No Yankee Fool

George Washington as a colonel in the Virginia Regiment, by Charles Willson Peale 1772.

Bungling Braddock

General Edward Braddock led British troops to a disastrous defeat at the Battle of the Wilderness in 1755.

Yankee Doodle, by Archibald Willard

Willard painted this for the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition in 1875.

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