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Online Library of Selected Images -- Picture Data
Photo #: KN-2779 (color)
Captain Stephen Decatur, USN (1779-1820)
Oil on wood, 35" x 27", by John Wesley Jarvis (1780-1840).
Painting in the U.S. Naval Academy Museum Collection. Transferred
from the U.S. Naval Lyceum, 1892.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph.
Online Image: 50KB; 715 x 925 pixels
Reproductions of this image may also be available through
the National Archives photographic
reproduction system as Photo # 428-KN-2779
This "Hi-Res" JPG image has been cleaned to mitigate dust and other significant imaging flaws. Details of the original painting are unchanged.
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To the best of our knowledge, the picture referenced here
is in the Public Domain, and can therefore be freely downloaded
and used for any purpose.
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Image posted 8 November 2002
Rescanned and reposted 23 March 2009