Continental Navy Schooner HANNAH Evades British Ships
Depicting action off Cape Ann Massachusetts on 5 September 1775 in which the Continental Navy schooner HANNAH evaded two British ships of war. The HANNAH, under the command of Captain Nicholson Broughton, was one of the three schooners built by General George Washington for the purpose of intercepting ships with British supplies headed for Boston.
Published in Origin of the American Navy by Henry E. White
Naval History and Heritage Command