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Chappel, Alonzo, (1828-1887) The Battle of Chippewa

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08878.0041 Author/Creator: Chappel, Alonzo, (1828-1887) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Engraving Date: 1858 Pagination: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: One engraving entitled, "The Battle of Chippewa" dated 1858. Depicts United States Commander Winfield Scott ordering the charge of McNeils Battalion during the battle of Chippewa, July 5, 1814. Engraved from an original painting by Alonzo Chappel. Painting was in possession of the publisher at time of engraving. Engraver unknown.

People: Winfield, Scott, 1786-1866
Chappel, Alonzo, 1828-1887

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: War of 1812United StatesUS ArmyCanada

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