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Title
Fight of the Bon Homme Richard and the Serapis
Additional title: Fight of the Bonhomme Richard and the Serapis
Names
Davidson, Julian Oliver, 1853-1894 (Artist)
Heinemann, Ernest, 1848-1912 (Wood engraver)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1779

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1879 - 1896
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-1779
Topics
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
United States -- 1779
Bon Homme Richard (Ship) -- 1779
Naval warfare -- Great Britain -- 1770-1779
Serapis (Ship) -- 1779
Cannons -- 1770-1779
Military personnel -- Great Britain -- 1770-1779
Sailors -- Great Britain -- 1770-1779
Fighting
Genres
Conjectural works
Naval prints
Notes
Source note: Scribner's popular history of the United States, from the earliest discoveries of the western hemisphere by the Northmen to the present time. Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878, author. New York, C. Scribner's sons, 1898.
Statement of responsibility: "E H Sc." "J. O. Davidson"--lettered in block.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 20 x 12 cm (8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168656
Barcode: 33333159313176
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a30d8840-c530-012f-e76d-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
  • 1879: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fight of the Bon Homme Richard and the Serapis" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1879 - 1896. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f614-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. "Fight of the Bon Homme Richard and the Serapis" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 16, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f614-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1879 - 1896). Fight of the Bon Homme Richard and the Serapis Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f614-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Fight of the Bon Homme Richard and the Serapis