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The surrender of Santiago, July 17, 1898.

Image ID: 813861

The surrender of Santiago, July 17, 1898. (1899)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The surrender of Santiago, July 17, 1898.


: Pérard, Victor Semon, 1870-1957 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1899

Depicted Date

: 1898

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 20 cm. (5 3/4 x 8 in.)


: Printed on border: "After a little ceremony the two commanding generals faced each other, and General Toral, speaking in Spanish, said: 'Through fate I am forced to surrender to General Shafter of the American Army the city and strongholds of the city of Santiago.' General Shafter in reply said: 'I receive the city in the name of the Government of the United States.'"


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / American history -- 1890s

Source Description

: 3 folders (91 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC AME-1890s

Digital ID

: 813861

Record ID

: 704091

Digital Item Published

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

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