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Death of Captain Lawrence.

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Death of Captain Lawrence.
Hall, Henry Bryan (1808-1884) (Engraver)
Chappel, Alonzo (1828-1887) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

American History -- 1810s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856
Place: New York
Publisher: Martin, Johnson & Co.
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-181
Chesapeake (Frigate)
Lawrence, James, 1781-1813
United States -- 1810-1819
United States -- History -- War of 1812
Campaigns & battles -- Atlantic Ocean -- 1810-1819
Naval warfare -- Atlantic Ocean -- 1810-1819
War casualties -- Atlantic Ocean -- 1810-1819
Conjectural works
Naval prints
Content: Printed on border: "'Don't give up the ship.'"
Statement of responsibility: "Painted by Alonzo Chappel." "From the original painting in the possession of the publishers." "Engraved by H. H. Hall." "Entered according to act of Congress AD 1856 by Martin, Johnson & Co. in the clerk's office of the district court of the southern district of New York."--printed on border.
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18 x 18 cm. (7 x 7 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1677164
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168662
Barcode: 33333159315569
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 205a5330-c531-012f-36f8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1808: Creator Born
  • 1856: Issued
  • 1884: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Death of Captain Lawrence." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f6d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Death of Captain Lawrence." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f6d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1856). Death of Captain Lawrence. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f6d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Death of Captain Lawrence.