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Source:   Army -- United States -- 1801s-1840s


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Commandant and warrant officers, 1805 : signing of the treaty by the Dey of Algeria.

Image ID: 831370

Commandant and warrant officers, 1805 : signing of the treaty by the Dey of Algeria. (1893)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Commandant and warrant officers, 1805 : signing of the treaty by the Dey of Algeria.

Creator

: Ditzler, Hugh Witter, 1871-1949 -- Artist

Published Date

: c1890-1896

Created Date

: 1893

Depicted Date

: 1805

Medium

: Photogravures

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 29 x 24 cm. (11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: This is the treaty which ended a series of wars between the United States and the Barbary corsairs, pirates who operated out of the ports of Algiers on the coast of North Africa. The signing is taking place on the frigate "Guerriere", a British ship captured during the War of 1812 by the famous American frigate USS "Constitution".

Original Source

: From The army and navy of the United States, 1776-1896 : compiled from official information from the War Department. (Philadelphia : Barrie, c1890-1896) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Army -- United States -- 1801s-1840s

Source Description

: 1 folder (42 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ARMY-US-180

Digital ID

: 831370

Record ID

: 697796

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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