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Boarding and Taking the American Ship Chesapeake by the Officers and Crew of H.M.Ship Shannon Commanded by Capt. Broke June 1813

A furious battle of the deck of a ship. In center two officers battle with swords, there is smoke obscuring the deck as men fight.
Description: Lithograph Print; By Mathew Dubourg after Heath; 1816; Framed Dimensions 16H X 18W
Accession #: 2015-050-17
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  • War of 1812 1812-1815
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