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Reproduction of Currier & Ives: ""The U.S. Sloop Of War ""Kearsarge"" 7 Guns, Sinking The Pirate ""Alabama"" 8 Guns..."" From Portfolio #7 of an 8 portfolio set: ""Currier & Ives...Engravings ForThe People Of The Civil War."" A color reproduction which depicts the defeat of the Alabama by the Union ship "Kearsarge" off the coast of Cherbourg, France on June 19th 1864.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
10 3/4 X 15 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper; engraving (printing process)
recto bottom center: "The U.S. Sloop Of War "Kearsarge" 7 Guns, Sinking The Pirate "Alabama" 8 Guns./ Off Cherbourg, France, Sunday June 19th 1864./ The "Alabama"was built in a British Ship-yard, by British workmen..."
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations Confederate States of America--History
color print--reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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