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Newell, J. Perry (fl. 1858-1866) The Battle of Lake Erie, Commodore O.H. Perry's Victory.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07728 Author/Creator: Newell, J. Perry (fl. 1858-1866) Place Written: Newport, Rhode Island Type: Print Date: 1878 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Printed by J.H. Bufford's Sons in Boston, Massachusetts. Lithograph depicting the 10 September 1813 Battle of Lake Erie during the War of 1812. The names of the ships depicted appear along the bottom.

People: Newell, J. P., fl. 1858-1866.
J.H. Bufford's Sons Lith.
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819.

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Keywords/Subjects: War of 1812, Military History, Battle, Navy, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs

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