Capture of Andre 1780

Description (Brief)
Colored print depicting the capture of the British spy Major Andre by three American militia men identified as Pauling, Van Wart, and Williams. They are in the process of discovering incriminating papers in Andre's boots.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1847
distributor
Needham, D.
depicted
Andre, John
Pauling, John
Williams, David
Van Wart, Isaac
maker
E.B. and E.C. Kellogg
Kelloggs & Thayer
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 9 in x 12 3/4 in; 22.86 cm x 32.385 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2569
catalog number
60.2569
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Revolutionary War
Costume
Diplomacy
Uniforms, Military
Spies
related event
American Revolution
Capture of Major John Andre
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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