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Title
A view of Louisburg in North America, taken near the light house when that city was besieged in 1758.
Names
Lossing, Benson John (1813-1891) (Author)
Canot, Pierre Charles (1710-1777) (Etcher)
Collection

Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.

The pictorial field-book of the Revolution.

Volume 1 (Chapters 4-6).

Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZP
Shelf locator: MEZP
Topics
Louisbourg (N.S.)
Genres
Etchings
Notes
Content: Volume numbers given here refer to the original volume numbers of the publication, not of Lossing's publication.
Content: Printmakers include Bichebois, P. Canot, H.B. Hall, John Hill, S.V. Hunt, A.H. Ritchie.
Content: Title from title page of extra-illustrated volume.
Citation/reference: EM4435
Content: "Drawn on the spot by Capt. Ince of the 35t. Regt. Engraved by P. Canot."
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG95-F221
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12349138
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 288fc500-c608-012f-6c12-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1813: Creator Born
  • 1891: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "A view of Louisburg in North America, taken near the light house when that city was besieged in 1758." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-22b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. A view of Louisburg in North America, taken near the light house when that city was besieged in 1758. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-22b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A view of Louisburg in North America, taken near the light house when that city was besieged in 1758.