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War of 1812

1812-1815

Painting depicting Constitution's "great escape," 17-19 July 1812.
United States Frigate Constitution Chased by a British Fleet. Oil on copper by J. Font Mahan, 1841. Depicts the “great escape” of Constitution, 17-19 July 1812, off the coast of New Jersey. Courtesy Navy Art Collection.
Published:Mon Nov 06 09:32:01 EST 2017