From Flickr: “NH 85542-KN” by Photograph Curator

April 10, 2015 Uncategorized

NH 85542-KN (color). Chase of the Constitution, July 1812
Painting by Anton Otto Fischer, depicting the boats of U.S. Frigate Constitution towing her in a calm, while she was being pursued by a squadron of British warships, 18 July 1812. Courtesy of the U.S. Navy Art Collection, Washington, D.C. Gift of Katrina S. Fischer. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.

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