- While no contemporary drawings or paintings of individual soldiers have survived, a fair idea of how they looked emerges from the descriptions in notices posted of deserters.p. 37.1
- With a good eye for art, he had begun early to assemble his own collection, which by now included works by the contemporary Italian painter Canaletto, as well as watercolors and drawings by such old masters as Poussin and Raphael.p. 5.6
- In the words of a contemporary Loyalist chronicler of the war, "Joshua had a handsome wife.p. 75.9
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