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NH 56897 Battle between USS CONSTITUTION and the French Frigate INSURGENTE

Battle between USS CONSTITUTION and the French Frigate INSURGENTE
Title: Battle between USS CONSTITUTION and the French Frigate INSURGENTE
Caption: 9 February 1799, the ships commenced a running fight for three quarters of an hour. The French frigate was finally compelled to strike her colors to the American vessel.
Description: Painting of original located in the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis Maryland
Catalog #: NH 56897
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Charles R. Patterson, artist
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Original Medium: Painting, BW Photo
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