Photo, Print, Drawing The fall of Washington--or Maddy in full flight
About this Item
- The fall of Washington--or Maddy in full flight
- Cartoon showing President James Madison and probably John Armstrong, his secretary of war, both with bundles of papers, fleeing from Washington, with burning buildings behind them.
Created / Published
- [London] : pubd. by S.W. Fores, 1814.
- - Madison, James,--1751-1836
- - Armstrong, John,--1758-1843
- - United States--History--War of 1812--Destruction & pillage--British
- - Fires--Washington (D.C.)--1810-1820
- - Forms part of :British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: Viewpoints; a selection from the pictorial collections of the Library of Congress .... Washington : Library of Congress ..., 1975, no. 66.
- - Exhibited: "1812 : A Nation Emerges" at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., 2012-2013.
- - Exhibited: "Out of the Ashes : A New Library for the Nation" at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May - November, 2015.
- 1 print : engraving, color ; 25.8 x 36.3 cm (sheet, trimmed)
Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 12311 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- ppmsca 31112 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.31112
- cph 3g03115 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g03115
- cph 3a05348 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a05348
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-31112 (digital file from original print) LC-USZC4-3115 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-1559 (b&w film copy neg.) LC-USZCN4-211 (color film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.
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- Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
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- Call Number: PC 1 - 12311 (A size) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:
The fall of Washington--or Maddy in full flight. Washington D.C. United States, 1814. [London: pubd. by S.W. Fores] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/94507312/.
APA citation style:
(1814) The fall of Washington--or Maddy in full flight. Washington D.C. United States, 1814. [London: pubd. by S.W. Fores] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/94507312/.
MLA citation style:
The fall of Washington--or Maddy in full flight. [London: pubd. by S.W. Fores] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/94507312/>.