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Title
Hornet sinking the Peacock
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1810s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840 - 1870 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-181
Topics
Borders (Ornament areas)
United States -- 1810-1819
United States -- History -- War of 1812
Naval warfare -- United States -- 1810-1819
Flags -- American -- 1810-1819
Hornet (Clipper-ship) -- 1810-1819
North Atlantic Ocean -- 1810-1819
Peacock (Ship : 1813) -- 1810-1819
Warships
Genres
Naval prints
Notes
Source note: Source information not available.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 14 x 21 cm (5 1/2 x 8 in.)
Description
Illustration framed with American flags and sailing objects and two cameo views of the vessels.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168662
Barcode: 33333159315106
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2de17090-c531-012f-16ab-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

  • 1840: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hornet sinking the Peacock" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840 - 1870. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f706-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. "Hornet sinking the Peacock" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f706-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1840 - 1870). Hornet sinking the Peacock Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f706-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hornet sinking the Peacock