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[Scenes from the War of 1812.]

Image ID: 809094

[Scenes from the War of 1812.]

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Scenes from the War of 1812.]

Creator(s)

: Bonwill, Charles E. H., b. ca. 1836 -- Artist
Meeder, Philip, d. 1913 -- Engraver

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 19 cm. (5 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "While celebrating victories that enveloped the little American navy upon the ocean in a blaze of glory, and with fleets in readiness to dispute th[e] [s]overeignty of her lakes, New York shuddered at the war cry of the savages in the wilds of Ohio as they made their easterly way in the bloody word [ex]termination begun at Chicago and turned oceanward only to find earess from her harbor effectually closed by the great ship ....
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Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1810s

Source Description

: 5 folders (192 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-181

Digital ID

: 809094

Record ID

: 701897

Digital Item Published

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

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