The Founders: Portraits of Persons Born Abroad Who Came to the Colonies in North America Before the Year 1701 (3 volumes). Charles Knowles Bolton. The Boston Athenaeum originally published these volumes in 1919 as a catalogue of a 1917 exhibition of engravings and photographs which included portraits by Rembrandt and Van Dyck. Each portrait is accompanied by a detailed biographical outline and additional commentary. The compilation is organized by region (Carolina; Virginia and Maryland; New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware; New England; and the West) with an alphabetical list of subjects and an index.1919, ( ). paper, 1164 pp.