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Accession Number

93.183.2008

Date Created (circa)

Circa 1890's

Description

Black and white depiction of the Siege of Gibraltar during the American Revolutionary War when the Spanish and French forces tried to reclaim the port from the British but failed miserably. The composition shows the Spanish and French defeated in their ships on a turbulent ocean on the left hand side while on the right the Governor of Gibraltar, General George Augustus Elliott, on horseback points to the rescue of the defeated Spanish sailors by the British. http://www.keepmilitarymuseum.org/gibraltar.php?&dx=1&ob=3

Medium

Engraving

Subject

American Revolutionary War, Army, Gibraltar

Campus Location

President's House

Origin

America

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Keywords

American Revolutionary War, Army, Gibraltar

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