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Capture of the vice-admiral ; Pierre François.

Image ID: 831642

Capture of the vice-admiral ; Pierre François.

Image Details

Image Title

:  Capture of the vice-admiral ; Pierre François.


: Geo. S. Harris & Sons -- Lithographer

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 4 x 7 cm. (1 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)


: Printed on verso: "Pirates of the Spanish Main" "The daring deeds of a certain pirate by the name of Pierre François soon gained for him a great reputation among the lawless adventurers of Tortuga. His little brigantine, manned by a crew of six-and-twenty desperadoes, was accustomed to waylay the rich merchant ships bound from Maracaybo to Campeche. He had been now a long time at sea. Provisions were running low, his boat was leaky, the cre ....
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: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Pirates

Source Description

: 2 folders (68 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 831642

Record ID

: 714862

Digital Item Published

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

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