Naval History and Heritage Command

National Museum of the U.S. Navy

LC-DIG-PGA-03051:   American Revolution.   Engagement between Continental ship Bonhomme Richard and HMS Serapis, September  23, 1779.    Mezzotint with etching by James Hamilton, engraved by Robert Whitechurch, probably 1880.  Courtesy of the Library of Congress.  (5/22/2015).

Photography/Art Online Exhibits

Photography/Art Online Exhibits

This section pertains to art, engravings, lithographs, and photographs.   It is designed to be an online exhibit enhancing and expanding the permanent displays at the National Museum of the U.S. Navy.    

 

Image:  LC-DIG-PGA-030501:  American Revolution.  Engagement between Continental ship Bonhomme Richard and HMS Serapis, September 23, 1779.  Mezzotint with etching by James Hamilton, engraved by Robert Whitechurch, probably, 1880.   Courtesy of the Library of Congress.