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BATTLE between the SCHOONER DECATUR and the SCHOONER DOMINICA, on the 5th of August 1813.
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: lithograph
Maker: Weingartner, Adam; Coggeshall, George
Place made: United States, New York
Date made: 1856
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 4 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in
Nomenclature: War of 1812
Classification: naval battles
Depiction of the HMS Dominica's capture off the Bermudas on August 5, 1813 during the War of 1812. American privateer Decatur and the Royal Navy warship Dominica engaged in a fierce contest that ended with the capture of the British ship after a long battle.