Scene in Vera Cruz During the Bombardment

Description (Brief):

Colored print depicting a street scene in Vera Cruz of ruin and carnage. Troops are in the streets as missiles fly in the air.

Date Made: 1847

Distributor: Needham, D.Maker: E.B. and E.C. Kellogg

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Connecticut, Hartford

Subject: Architecture, Commercial BuildingsChronology: 1840-1849Uniforms, MilitaryArchitectureMexican WarRelated Event: Mexican War

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Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2566Catalog Number: 60.2566Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 8 in x 12 in; 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-dad1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324878

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