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Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown.

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Title
Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown.
Names
Pyle, Howard (1853-1911) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1780s-1790s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-178
Topics
Washington, George, 1732-1799
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Yorktown (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1781
United States -- 1700-1799
Campaigns & battles -- Virginia -- Yorktown -- 1780-1789
Soldiers -- Virginia -- Yorktown -- 1780-1789
cannons -- Virginia -- Yorktown -- 1780-1789
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Written on mount: "American & French officers to left behind gun [i.e. cannon]."
Source note: Harper''s magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-).
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 9 x 16 cm. (3 1/2 x 6 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1677161
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17613346
Barcode: 33333159314133
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e91c7ca0-c530-012f-8c1b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f67b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f67b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1898). Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f67b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Washington firing the first gun [i.e. cannon] at the siege of Yorktown.