Broadside Notice of Naval Battle during the War of 1812, "Captain Hull's Victory"

Artifact

Broadside (Notice)

Date Made

1812

Subject Date

19 August 1812

Creators

Unknown

Place of Creation

United States 

Collection Title

Broadside Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

69.144.520

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Wood engraving (Process)
Printing (Process)

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 10.75 in

Width: 8.75 in

Inscriptions

on front: Messmates 3 Cheers for Captain Hull, and other Officers and Crew of the Constitution. / CAPTAIN HULL'S VICTORY / Captain Hull, commander of the Frigate Constitution, took after a short engagement, the British frigate Guerriere, mounting 49 guns...

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