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Constitution's escape from the British squadron after a chase of sixty hours / M. Cornè p. ; W. Hoogland sc.

Constitution's escape from the British squadron after a chase of sixty hours / M. Cornè p. ; W. Hoogland sc.

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Summary

Print shows rowboats towing the USS Constitution away from the British fleet as the British frigate Belvidera fires it's cannons. In the background, rowboats tow the British frigate Shannon. Other ships in the squadron are HMS Africa, HMS Aeolus, and HMS Guerriere.
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Printed at top: Engraved for the Naval Monument.
Entered according to Act of Congress, Nov. 25, 1815 by A. Bowen.
Published in: The Naval monument / Abel Bowen. Boston : A. Bowen, 1816, p. 1.

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01/01/1815
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Hoogland, William, 1794 or 1795-1832, engraver
Cornè, Michele Felice, 1752-1845, artist
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850, publisher
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850, copyright claimant
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Library of Congress
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