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The generals of the American Revolution. V. 3: William Alexander, Earl of Stirling.

Title
The generals of the American Revolution. V. 3: William Alexander, Earl of Stirling.
Author
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919.
Publication
ca. 1780-1890.
Electronic Resource
Image(s) via NYPL Digital Gallery

Details

Additional Authors
Description
22 prints : etching, engraving, lithograph, wood engraving, some col.; 31.2 x 24.2 cm. or smaller.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Portraits – United States – 18th century.
  • Portraits – United States – 19th century.
  • Prints – United States – 18th century.
  • Prints – United States – 19th century.
Note
  • Printmakers include Arthur Brown, J.N. Gimbrede, Thomas Gimbrede, S. Hollyer, John Sartain & James Smillie.
  • Title from Calendar of the Emmet Collection.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Cite As (note)
  • Emmet Collection.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.
Contents
EM8138. On l'a vu désarmer les tirans et les dieux... -- EM8139. Your most humble servant Wm. Alexander / J.N. Gimbrede -- EM8142. William alexander, Earl of Stirling / C. Pye -- EM8143. Columbia College, New-York / V. Blach -- EM8144. Rt. Honble. George Grenville / G. Walker -- EM8145. Gen. William Shirley gov. of Mass. / H.B. Hall -- EM8148. Genl. Putnam / T. Gimbrede -- Em8149. Denyse's Ferry, the first place at which the Hessians and British landed on Long Island Aug. 22nd 1776 / A. Brown -- EM8151. Freeke's Mills with Yellow Mills in the Distance, burnt on the 27th of Aug. 1776 while the Americans were retreating across Gowanus Creek / A. Brown -- EM8152. Battle of Long Island, Retreat of the Americans under Gen. Stirling acorss Gowanus Creek / Jas. Smillie -- EM8153. Gen. Lord Cornwallis / S. Hollyer -- EM8154. Battle of Brandywine Sept. 11th 1777 -- EM8155. Fort Nonsense [Morristown, N.J.] -- EM8156. Jn. Sullivan / H.B. Hall & Sons -- EM8157. La Fayette -- EM8159. Lieut. Genl. John Burgoyne Col. of the 16th Ge. of Light Dragoons & Governor of Fort William -- EM8162. Col. Henry Lee / G.R. Hall -- EM8166. Brig. Gen. Barry St. Leger Lieutenant Colonel of the 34th Foot / Max Rosenthal -- EM8167. Lord Stirling's mansion [Basking Ridge, N.J.] -- EM8168. John Stark -- EM8169. His Excel. G: Washington Esq. / John Sartain -- EM8170. George the Third.
Call Number
MEZP
Author
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919. Collector
Title
The generals of the American Revolution. V. 3: William Alexander, Earl of Stirling.
Imprint
ca. 1780-1890.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Print Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Portraits of people and pictures of events associated with the life and military career of Revolutionary War general William Alexander, Earl of Stirling. Includes views of the Battle of Brandywine, the Battle of Long Island, Basking Ridge, N.J. and Morristown, N.J.
Cite As:
Emmet Collection.
Linking Entry
Forms part of Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History.
Indexes
Finding aid available.
Connect to:
Added Author
Brown, Arthur. Engraver
Gimbrede, Joseph Napoleon, 1820- Engraver
Gimbrede, Thomas, 1781-1832. Engraver
Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919. Engraver
Sartain, John, 1808-1897. Engraver
Smillie, James, 1807-1885. Engraver
Emmet Collection.
Research Call Number
MEZP
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