Shared Photo: Portrait of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford by Gainsborough (reproduction)

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This is a reproduction of a portrait of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford housed in his home in Woburn, MA. The original was painted by Gainsborough. Thompson is a 4th cousin and grew up with a several times great uncle, Loammi Baldwin. I have toured Thompson's home several times. If you are in MA, please make the time for this tour. It is awesome and full of information for genealogists and history buffs. Enjoy! Carol Baldwin (Baldwin-3428)

I wanted to share this family photo of Benjamin Thompson with the community. Location: Photo of reproduction taken at Count Rumford home in Woburn, Middlesex, MA. Date: unknown.
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in Photos by Carol Baldwin G2G6 Pilot (679k points)

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Count Benjamin Thompson certainly was a handsome man, must be so excepting you can se a family member on a statue and photos around what a fantastic experience for you. Thank you for sharing the story and wonderful photos much appreciated
by Susan Laursen G2G Astronaut (2.8m points)

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