PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin

Manûchihr and his army degeat the forces of Kâkvî, the grandson of Zahhâk.

Afrâsiyâb and his forces stop at the Oxus; the old boatman has been tied up.

Pîrân leads the Turanian forces against the Iranians.

Pîrân leads the Turanian forces against the Iranians.

Bahrâm Chûbînah's forces defeated by the army led by Khusrau Parvîz.

The Turkish troops attack the forces of Bîzhan.

Arjâsp's army lead by his son Kuhram chases the retreating Iranian forces.

Kay Khusrau leads the Iranian forces against the Turanians.

King Artaxerxes III Ochus gives orders to Vagosum, his general; Vagosum forces Nectanabum II out of the empire into Aethiopia

"Bizhan Forces Farud to Retreat into his Fort", Folio from a Shahnama (Book of Kings)

57 BCE: Alexander, son of Aristobulus, fights the combined forces of Gabinius (proconsul of Syria), Mark Anthony, and a Jewish contingent loyal to Antipater II. In the battle, three thousand of Alexander's men are killed and three thousand taken prisoner.

164 BCE: Antiochus V, son of Antiochus IV, attacks Judea with 50,000 infantry, 5000 horse and 80 elephants. He is met at Bethzacharia by the forces of Judah Maccabee.

Clodius Pulcher, elected tribune, forces Cicero to go into exile; twenty thousand young gentlemen, dressed as in a time of public mourning, escort him on horseback

Three generals, Carinas, Cloelius and Brutus, with three armies surrounding Pompey to annihilate him: Pompey collects all his forces to attack the army of Brutus; when he brought down one of the Celtic horsemen of that army, the rest fled

Battle between Hannibal and the Scipios: the Roman forces flee from Hannibal's Numidian troops and the young Scipio defends his father with help of his bodyguards

Forces of Celidoines destroying those of Sesnes from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 87v

Forces of Celidoines destroying those of Sesnes from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 87v

The French Forces: Louis XIII and Gaston d'Orléans

Francesco I d'Este Combines Forces with The Republic of Venice and Genoa Against the Ottoman Turks, from L'Idea di un Principe ed Eroe Cristiano in Francesco I d'Este, di Modena e Reggio Duca VIII [...]

Verzamelband met de prentwerken: Les forces de l'Europe en Le Theatre de la Guerre, dans les Pays-Bas, 1693-1697

Sr. William Johnson, bart. major general of the English forces in North America.

Sr. William Johnson bart., major general of the English forces in North America.

Sir William Johnson, major general of the English forces in America.

Sir William Johnson, Major General of the English forces in America / T. Adams, delin.; Spooner, fecit.

Necessaries to be provided by the Master or Purser of each Transport Vessel, for the Use of the Forces on board; for providing which a Half-penny Sterling a Day will be allowed for every Soldier on board, for the Number of Days he is victualed, and two Mo

James Wolfe, Commander in Chief of his Majesty's forces on the expedition against Quebec.

Marquis Cornwallis. Commander in chief of his majesty's forces in New York

A View of the taking of Quebeck by the English forces commanded by Gen. Wolfe, Sep: 13th, 1759

Sir William Johnson Major General of the English forces in America

Marquis Cornwallis Commander in Chief of his Majesty's forces in New York North America

Moore's house, at Yorktown, Virginia. In which Lord Cornwallis signed articles of capitulation to the combined American and French forces, October 19, 1781

The Most Noble John Manners, Marquis of Granby, Commander in Chief of the British forces in Germany

Perspective view of His Majesty's land forces going in flat boats to take possession of the north gate of the city and Punto Castle [Havana, Cuba].

Cantonment of the forces in North America 11th. Octr. 1765.

Plan of Governor's, Kennedy's, and Brown's Islan[ds] and Red Hook together with part of the Bay and soundings, shewing the position they bear to each other and to New York, September 18th. 1766. By order of His Excellency Major General Gage, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

Cantonment of His Majesty's forces in N. America according to the disposition now made & to be compleated as soon as practicable taken from the general distribution dated at New York 29th. March 1766.

[Arms] By His Excellency, the Honourable Thomas Gage, general and commander in chief of all his Majesty's forces in North America, &c. &c. &c. Whereas, complaints have at times been made by the country people of not obtaining the payments due to

Major General James Wolfe, Commander in Chief of his Majesty's forces on the expedition against Quebec.

Charles Lee, Esq. Major General of the American Forces

A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston, shewing the works in their original & present state, together with sections thro' the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of and by John Montrésor, Esqr., engineer extraordinary & Capt. Lieut. by order of the Honble: Thomas Gage, Esqr., Lieutenant General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

To the public. As the merchants of this city have nobly refused letting their vessels to the tools of government, for the base purpose of transporting troops and military forces to Boston ... [Signed] The Free citizens. New-York, Sept. 14, 1774.

Horatio Gates Esqr. Major General of the American forces

An association, proposed to the loyal citizens. Agreeable to the proclamation issued by His Excellency the Honorable Major-General William Howe, Commander in chief of His Majesty’s forces, &c. &c. &c. We his Majesty’s loyal subjects of the Town

In Provincial congress, Watertown, June 29, 1775. Resolved that thirteen thousand coats be provided as soon as may be, and one thereof given to each non-commissioned officer and soldier in the Massachusetts forces, agreeable to the resolve of co

In Provincial Congress, Watertown, June 8, 1775. Whereas it is necessary to have as soon as may be, a return of the number and equipment of the forces raised by this colony; and whereas it is of the utmost importance that such returns should be

Israel Putnam Esqr., Major General of the Connecticut forces, and Commander in Chief at the engagement on Bunckers-Hill [i.e. Bunker Hill] near Boston, 17 June 1775.

Instructions for the officers of several regiments of the Massachusetts-Bay forces, who are immediately to go upon the recruiting service … Given at the headquarters at Cambridge, this 10th day of July 1775. Horatio Gates, adjutant-general. [Wat

Sketch of the action between the British forces and American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th June 1775.

New York, June 24th, 1775. Last night arrived an express from the Provincial camp near Boston, with the following interesting account of an engagement, at Charlestown, between about Three thousand of the King's regular forces, and about half the

Horatio Gates Esqr. Major General of the American forces

A sketch of the action between the British forces and the American provincials, on the heights of the peninsula of Charlestown, the 17th of June 1775.

A plan of the action at Bunkers-Hill, on the 17th. of June, 1775, between His Majesty's troops under the command of Major General Howe, and the rebel forces,

Israel Putnam, Esq'r. - major general of the Connecticut forces, and commander in chief at the engagement on Bunckers-Hill near Boston, 17 June 1775 / J. Wilkinson pinxt.

Plan of the peninsula of Charles Town shewing the three posts that His Majesty's troops have kept and fortified with buildings therein for guard rooms, Boston, 3th. [sic] Decr. 1775. To His Excellency Major General Howe, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &c.

A map of the north west parts of America, with the utmost respect, inscrib'd to His Excellency, Sir Guy Carleton, Knight of the Bath: Captain General and Governor of the province of Quebec: General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in the said province, and frontiers thereof. &c. &c. &c.,

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, with the subsequent disposition of both armies.

Letter to Col. [Friedrich] de Benning, commanding the forces on James Island

Letter to Don Bernardo de Galvez, Commander-in-chief of His Most Catholic Majesty's forces in the West Indies

Letter to the commanding officer of the American forces, New York

[A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina by a squadron of His Majesty's ships on the 28th day of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels, from the drawings made on the spot.

Letter to Gen. [Alexander] Leslie, commanding his Majesty's forces in the southern district

The seat of action between the British and American forces, or An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King[']s forces andthe Americans : containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook.

A survey of Frog's Neck and the rout[e] of the British Army to the 24th of October 1776, under the command of His Excellency the Honorable William Howe, General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces, &ca, &ca, &ca.

Letter to the commanding officer of the American forces, New York

Barrington. War Office. To Officer commanding the forces at Portsmouth

By His excellency, George Washington, Esq; Captain-General and Commander in chief of the forces of the thirteen United Colonies. Whereas the ministerial army abandoned the Town of Boston; and the forces of the United Colonies, under my command,

Letter to Col. [Friedrich] de Benning, commanding the forces on James Island

Letter to Gen. [Alexander] Leslie, commanding his Majesty's forces in the southern district

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies

A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sir William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey, against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th of October to the 28th of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains the 28th of October.

Letter to Don Bernardo de Galvez, Commander-in-chief of His Most Catholic Majesty's forces in the West Indies

Head Quarters, York [town, Va.], August 23, 1777. [Circular letter directing the chief officers of the militia of every county to transmit to the commander in chief of the state forces a full account of their arms, stores, and number of men enrolled. Sign

Letter to John Watts, agent to the contractors for supplying money for his Majesty's forces in North America, New York

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe ...

Letter to Gen. [Alexander] Leslie, commanding his Majesty's forces in the southern district

Letter to John Watts, agent to the contractors for supplying money for his Majesty's forces in North America, New York

The seat of action, between the British and American forces; or, An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King's forces and the Americans: containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook,

Barrington. War Office. To Officer commanding the forces at Portsmouth

Letter to Don Bernardo de Galvez, Commander-in-chief of His Most Catholic Majesty's forces in the West Indies

By Richard Viscount Howe of the Kingdom of Ireland and William Howe, Esq; General of His Majesty's Forces in America, the King's Commissioners for restoring peace to His Majesty's Colonies and plantations in North-America, &c. &c. &c. Declaratio

The seat of action between the British and American forces, or An authentic plan of the western part of Long Island, with the engagement of the 27th August 1776 between the King[']s forces andthe Americans : containing also Staten Island, and the environs of Amboy and New York, with the course of Hudsons River, from Courtland, the great magazine of the American Army, to Sandy Hook.

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies

Sketch of Forts Clinton & Montgomery, stormed the 6th Octob. 1777 by the troops under the command of Sir Henry Clinton, K.B., Lt. General of H. Maj. forces and commander in chief of New Yorck and its dependencies.

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey : with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies

A plan of the attack of Fort Sulivan, near Charles Town in South Carolina : by a squadron of His Majesty's ships, on the 28th of June 1776, with the disposition of the King's land forces, and the encampments and entrenchments of the rebels from the drawings made on the spot /

A plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & east New Jersey, with a particular description of the engagement on the woody heights of Long Island, between Flatbush and Brooklyn, on the 27th of August 1776 between His Majesty's forces commanded by General Howe and the Americans under Major General Putnam, shewing also the landing of the British Army on New-York Island, and the taking of the city of New-York &c. on the 15th of September following, with the subsequent disposition of both the armies.

An accurate plan of the country between New York and Philadelphia : with the dispositions of the forces.

A plan of the town of Boston with the intrenchments &ca. of His Majesty's forces in 1775, from the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers, and from those of other gentlemen.

A plan of the operations of the King's army : under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and East New Jersey, against the American forces commanded by General Washington, from the 12th of October, to the 28th of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th of October

Declaration by Sir William Howe, Commander in Chief of the British forces. Sir William regrets the calamities .... August 27, 1777.

A plan of the operations of the King's army under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and east New Jersey against the American forces commanded by General Washington from the 12th. of October, to the 28th. of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th. of October.

A plan of the operations of the King's army : under the command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and East New Jersey, against the American forces commanded by General Washington, from the 12th of October, to the 28th of November 1776, wherein is particularly distinguished the engagement on the White Plains, the 28th of October

A plan of the town of Boston, with the intrenchments &c. of His Majestys forces in 1775: From the observations of Lieut. Page of His Majesty's Corps of Engineers; and from the plans of other gentlemen.

A plan of the Forts Montgomery & Clinton as taken by His Majesty's forces under the command of Genl. Sr. Henry Clinton the 6th. of Octr. 1777.

[The course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester, exhibiting the several works erected by the rebels to defend its passage, with the attacks made upon them by His Majesty's land & sea forces.

Witherspoon, Dr. John. To the commander of the British forces

His excellency General Washington Commander in Chief of the Forces of the united States of North America &c.

Plan de Rhode Islande, les differentes operations de la flotte françoise et des trouppes Américaines commandeés par le major général Sullivan contre les forces de terre et de mer des Anglois depuis le 9 Aout jusqu'a la nuit du 30 au 31 du même mois que les Américains ont fait leur retraite 1778 /

The Hon[ora]ble S[i]r Wm. Howe, Knight of the Bath and commander in chief of his magesty's forces in America / Corbutt, delin; se bend chez J.M. Will, à Augsbourg.

Part of the counties of Charlotte and Albany, in the province of New York : being the seat of war between the King's forces under Lieut. Gen. Burgoyne and the rebel army