Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Recueil d'estampes representant les differents evenemens de la guerre qui a procure l'Indépendance aux Etats unis de l'Amérique Précis de cette guerre / 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.8 x 21.2 cm, on sheet 29.5 x 44.5 cm. | Print shows the title page with vignettes of various naval battles in which the British were engaged during the American Revolution; also shows the capture of Mobile by the Spanish under by Bernardo de Gálvez, further occupying British forces at a time when they were...
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.3 x 21.3 cm, on sheet 29.5 x 44.4 cm. | Print shows the surrender of the British Army at Yorktown on October 19th 1781, with Comte de Rochambeau directing British General Charles O'Hara to present Cornwallis's sword to General George Washington; includes text.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Lebarbier, Jean Jacques François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Suprise de St. Eustache 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18 x 20.9 cm, on sheet 29.8 x 44.3 cm. | Print shows a surprise attack by the French Army, under the command of the Marquis de Bouillé, against the British on Sint Eustatius, an island part of the Netherlands Antilles.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Siege du Fort S. Philippe 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.9 x 21.6 cm, on sheet 30.3 x 44.8 cm. | Print shows the bombardment of the fort St. Philip's Castle on the island of Minorca during the siege of the fort by French and Spanish forces; Lt. General Duc de Crillon, on horseback, watches from near an artillery battery in the foreground; includes description.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    John Malcom 1 print : etching and engraving ; sheet 29.2 x 43.6 cm. | Depicts event of January 25, 1774 when Boston Commissioner of Customs John Malcom (or Malcolm) was hung out his window and tarred and feathered by an angry mob.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Journée de Lexington 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 19.2 x 21.8 cm, on sheet 29.5 x 44.6 cm. | Print shows an orderly maneuver of British forces during their engagements with American minutemen militias in and around the towns of Lexington and Concord in Massachusetts.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Sarratoga 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 19.4 x 22.2 cm, on sheet 30.3 x 45.4 cm. | Print shows British general John Burgoyne surrendering his army on October 17, 1777, following the second of two battles around Saratoga, New York; Burgoyne is passing his sword to General Gates, the commander of the Continental Army, as British officers place the British standards at...
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Fauvel, Louis François Sébastien
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Prise de la Dominique 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 19 x 21.8 cm, on sheet 30 x 44.2 cm. | Print shows a French invasion force capturing a battery at Cachacrou on the island of Dominica in the West Indies, defeating a small British force and achieving the surrender of the island from the British.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Prise du Sénégal 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.1 x 20.9 cm, on sheet 29.2 x 44.5 cm. | Print shows the surrender of the British at Saint Louis, Senegal, after capture by the French in 1779.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Prise de l'Isle de la Grenade 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 19.1 x 21.8 cm, on sheet 29.5 x 44 cm. | Print shows a French invasion force, under the command of Admiral Charles Hector, comte D'Estaing, capturing an artillery battery abandoned by a small contingent of British soldiers on the island of Grenada in the West Indies; they have lowered the British flag and a French...
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Prise de Pensacola 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.1 x 20.2 cm, on sheet 29.8 x 43.2 cm. | Print shows an explosion at a British fort at Pensacola during a bombardment and an assault by Spanish forces.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Prise de Tabago 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 17.8 x 20.8 cm, on sheet 29.4 x 44.5 cm. | Print shows French troops, some suffering from heat exhaustion, during the invasion of British held Tobago in May 1781; the French took advantage of the British pre-occupation with the American Revolution to attack several British held islands in the West Indies.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Reddition de l'armée du Lord Cornwalis 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate 18.3 x 21.3 cm, on sheet 21.4 x 24.9 cm, on paper mount 22.1 x 25.6 cm. | Print shows the surrender of the British Army at Yorktown on October 19th 1781, with Comte de Rochambeau directing British General Charles O'Hara to present Cornwallis's sword to General George Washington; includes text.
    • Contributor: Godefroy, François - Lebarbier, Jean Jacques François - Ponce, Nicolas
    • Date: 1784