Photo #: KN-621
Battle of Lake Erie, 10 September 1813
Painting by William H. Powell, depicting Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry transferring his flag from the disabled U.S. Brig Lawrence to the U.S. Brig Niagara, at the height of the action.
The original painting is exhibited in the United States Capitol Building, Washington, D.C.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph.
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20 March 2003