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Title
Battle of Long Island.
Names
Chappel, Alonzo, 1828-1887 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1776

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Place: New York
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1776
Topics
Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
United States -- 1776
Military personnel -- American -- United States -- 1776
Campaigns & battles -- New York (State) -- Long Island (N.Y.) -- 1776
Military retreats -- American -- New York -- Long Island (N.Y.) -- 1776
Genres
Conjectural works
Reproductive prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Painted by Alonzo Chappel." "Johnson, Fry & Co. Publishers, New York"--lettered on border.
Source note: Battles of the United States by sea and land : embracing those of the Revolutionary and Indian Wars, the War of 1812, and the Mexican War. Dawson, Henry B. (Henry Barton) ; 1821-1889 ; author. New York : Johnson Fry, 1858.
Original version: "From the original painting in the possession of the Publishers."--lettered on border.
Physical Description
Steel engravings
Extent: 20 x 23 cm (7 1/4 x 8 in.)
Description
"Retreat of the Americans under Gen. Sterling across Gowanus Creek."--lettered on border.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168638
Barcode: 33333159311741
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4dba9620-c530-012f-2e54-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1858: Issued
  • 1887: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Battle of Long Island." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f578-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Battle of Long Island." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f578-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1858). Battle of Long Island. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f578-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Battle of Long Island.