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Buccaneers making an attack.

Image ID: 831620

Buccaneers making an attack. (1847)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Buccaneers making an attack.

Published Date

: 1847

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 14 cm. (5 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Before the English had made any settlement at Jamaica, and the French at St. Domingo, some pirates of both nations, who have since been so distinguished by the name of buccaneers, had driven the Spaniards out of the small island of Tortuga, situated at the distance of two leagues from St. Domingo, and fortifying themselves there, had made incursions with amazing intrepidity against the common enemy. They formed themselves ....
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Original Source

: From Pictorial history of America : embracing both the northern and southern portions of the New World. (Hartford : House & Brown, 1847) Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold) (1793-1860), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Pirates

Source Description

: 2 folders (68 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 831620

Record ID

: 714855

Digital Item Published

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

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