United States Squadron under Com. Bainbridge returning triumphant from the Mediterranean in 1815.Engraved for the Naval Monument. [Ships names underneath:] Macedonian. Firefly. Torch. Boxer. Independence. Spark. Saranac. Enterprise. Lynx. Congress. Chippewa. Spitfire. Flambeau.
[Published by George Clark. 1840.]
Engraving. 133 x 215mm. 5¼ x 8½".
The squadron led by Commodore William Bainbridge which had spent the summer of 1815 in operation against pirates of Algiers in the Mediterranean. From Bowen's "Naval Monument".
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