George Washington at Monmouth

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George Washington at Monmouth

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George Washington took command of American troops at Monmouth Court House in New Jersey in June 1778 after American Gen. Charles Lee ordered a retreat. It was the last major battle in the northern colonies during the Revolutionary War.

The engraving is by Darley and the printer is G. R. Hall.

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About This Item

  • Title: George Washington at Monmouth
  • Creator: Darley, Felix Octavius
  • Creation Date: circa 1858
  • Subject Date: 1778
  • Town: Monmouth
  • State: NJ
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: GA173
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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