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The Phoenix and the Rose engaged by the enemy's fire ships and galleys on the 16 Augst. 1776

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Creator

Serres, Dominic, 1719-1793

Contributor

Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824

Date

1778

Name on Item

engrav'd from the original picture by D. Serres from a sketch of Sir James Wallace's.

Publisher

J.F.W. Des Barres

Scale

Not drawn to scale

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
  • New York (State)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Hudson River
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 view ; 28 x 50 cm, on sheet 63 x 85 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Depicts a battle between the Americans and two British vessels, at the begining of the New York campaign.

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