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Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Rufus King in Queens

The King Manor Museum in Queens, profiled on NY1 today, looks like it's well worth a visit. Among Rufus King's achievements were being a framer of the Constitution, running for president, and opposing the slave trade. And as further proof he had particular merit, he was a Hamiltonian Federalist whom Jefferson nonetheless kept on as ambassador to Britain.

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