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Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812.

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Title
Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812.
Names
Rogers, John (ca. 1808-ca. 1888) (Engraver)
Chapin, John Reuben (1823-1894) (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1810s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1878
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-181
Topics
United States -- 1810-1819
Warships
United States--History--War of 1812
Naval warfare -- Atlantic Ocean -- 1810-1819
Constitution (Frigate)
Guerriere (Frigate)
Genres
Naval prints
Conjectural works
Notes
Source note: Battles of America by sea and land : with biographical skectches of great naval and military commanders from the siege of Louisburg to the close of the Civil War. (New York : Virtue Yorston, 1878) Tomes, Robert (1817-1882), Author.
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 15 x 19 cm. (5 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168662
Barcode: 33333159316047
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4930ab00-c531-012f-f693-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1808: Creator Born
  • 1878: Issued
  • 1888: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1878. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f76c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 10, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f76c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1878). Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f76c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Victory of USS "Constitution" ("Old Ironsides") over HMS "Guerriere," August 19, 1812.