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Endymion versus President

Two sailing ships attacking each other at night
Description: Engraving, by Joseph Jeakes after Thomas Buttersworth, 1815, Framed Dimensions
Accession #: 99-024-GL
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This engraving was also produced in London a few months after the battle.  By this time knowledge of the restoration of peace between the United States and Great Britain would be universal, but Napoleon had escaped exile at Elba, requiring the re-activation of the European allies.

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