Pierre L’Enfant’s Vision for the American Republic at the Society of Cincinnati

July 20, 2013
1:00 pmto4:00 pm

The Society of Cincinnati is the oldest patriotic society in the United States and his hostig  the exhibition, Pierre L’Enfant’s Vision for the American Republic. Pierre L’Enfant (1754-1825)  was a  French artist and engineer and made vital contributions to the early formation of the American nation and American identity. L’Enfant was a foreign volunteer in the Continental Army and, later, as a citizen of the new nation, L’Enfant created imagery that helped define the new American republic.  2118 Massachusetts Ave. NW,  202-785-2040.