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Online Library of Selected Images -- Picture Data
Photo #: NH 55407
U.S. Frigate Constitution defeats HMS Java,
29 December 1812
Halftone reproduction of a French engraving, after a painting attributed to Sarneray, depicting the dismasting of Java (at right) by Constitution during their action off the coast of Brazil.
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Image posted 9 December 2009