Victorious Bombardment of Vera Cruz

Victorious Bombardment of Vera Cruz

Description (Brief)
Color print of a naval battle; three war ships flying American flags are bombarding a fort that flies the Mexican flag.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1847
maker
Sarony & Major
place made
United States: New York, New York
Measurements
image: 8 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3266
catalog number
60.3266
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Mexican War
Chronology: 1840-1849
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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