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Painting of the Battle of Tripoli which took place on July 25, 1804. The Constitution was commanded by Edward Preble. This painting is signed "J. Proctor, Portland, Maine" and was created about 1830.
The painting is based on the 1804 print by John B. Guerrazzi. (see MMN # 13204)
About This Item
- Title: Battle of Tripoli, July 25, 1804
- Creator: Proctor, J.
- Creation Date: circa 1830
- Subject Date: 1804-07-25
- Town: Tripoli
- Media: Oil on panel
- Local Code: A86-898
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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LC Subject Headings
- United States--History--Tripolitan War, 1801-1805
- Tripoli (Libya)
- Naval battles
- United States. Navy--History
- Africa, North--History--1517-1882
- Constitution (Frigate)--Paintings
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