The Battle of Bunker's Hill. June 17th 1775.
J & F Tallis, London, Eduinburgh and Dublin. [n.d., c.1850.]
Engraving. Sheet size: 205 x 270mm (8 x 10½").
A scene depicting the death of General Joseph Warren at the Battle of Bunker Hill, June 17th 1775, during the American Revolutionary War, within a decorative border showing the surrender of Charlestown to General Clinton below. Warren, an influential Massachusetts politician, had been commissioned a general but served in the battle as a volunteer. He was killed during or shortly after the storming of Breed's Hill by British troops.
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