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Bul·finch(bo͝ol′fĭnch′), Charles 1763-1844.
American architect whose major works include the Massachusetts State House in Boston (1798) and the completion of the US Capitol (1830).
Bulfinch, Thomas 1796-1867.
American writer known for his books popularizing Greek, Roman, Scandinavian, and Celtic mythology.
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1. Charles, 1763–1844, U.S. architect.
2. his son, Thomas, 1796–1867, U.S. author and mythologist.
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