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George Caleb Bingham, one of the foremost American genre painters of the nineteenth century, was also an active participant in Missouri politics throughout his life. Bingham painted Whig banners and was elected a Whig member of the Missouri state legislature. He attacked slavery and upheld the preservation of the Union. He served as state treasurer during the Civil War and became Missouri’s adjutant general after the war. In this unique study of Bingham’s art and politics, Nancy Rash provides a new and original reading of the artist’s most important works, setting them within the framework of his political career and writings.