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Giuseppe Garibaldi (July 4th, 1807-June 2nd, 1882) Italian Military and Political figure. He fought in many military campaigns which led to the formation of a unified Italy. He was known as the "Hero of Two Worlds" in tribute to his military enterprises in South America and Europe. Considered a National hero and was admired by the likes of Victor Hugo, Alexandre Dumas and many intellectuals of his time.
Provenance: From the collection of Mrs. G.W.Childs, the Wife of a wealthy American Philanthropist.