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Catalog Number 1956.337.001
Object Name Lithograph
Title Battle of Lake Erie
Naval Heroes of the United States
Scope & Content Colored lithograph entitled "Battle of Lake Erie. Naval Heroes of the United States" which is printed on white paper. The image shows a black and white drawing of the Battle of Lake Erie at the center which is surrounded by American flags and patriotic/nautical designs as well as oval insets that show the head and shoulders pictures of six men. The six men shown are: Oliver H. Perry, Stephen Decatur, Johnston Blakely, William Bainbridge, David Porter, and James Lawrence. Printed text beneath the image shows "Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier, 2 Spruce St., N.Y." Additional text shows "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846 by N. Currier, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y." In the lower right corner, "No. 1" is also printed.
Date 1846
People Perry, Oliver Hazard
Lawrence, James
Porter, David
Bainbridge, William
Blackhey, Johnson
Decater, Stephen
Extent of Description 10" x 14"
Collection Maritime
Search Terms Heroes
War of 1812
Battle of Lake Erie