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Photo #: NH 55408
U.S. Frigate Constitution captures the British Frigate Java, off the coast of Brazil, 29 December 1812
Lithograph by D.W. Kellogg & Company, Hartford, Connecticut, depicting Java (at right) dismasted in her action with Constitution.
Java is incorrectly identified on the original print as a Sloop of War.
Courtesy of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1936.
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Image posted 12 December 2009