Photo, Print, Drawing York town
About this Item
- York town
- Cartoon shows "America" receiving the surrender of Cornwallis in the background, while an emaciated cow representing "English commerce" is robbed of her milk by France, Spain, and Holland in the left foreground, on the right a frock-coated Englishman begs, as does the British lion, whose paw has been injured by a broken teapot.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Surrenders--British--Virginia--Yorktown--1780-1790
- - Commerce--British--1780-1790
- - United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Surrenders--British
- Format Headings
- Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1780-1790.
- - Title from item.
- - Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5859
- - Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).
- - Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress / Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1975, no. 802.
- - Exhibited in: "Creating the U.S." Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2008.
- 1 print : etching ; 21.3 x 28.5 cm. (plate), 23.1 x 30 cm. (sheet)
- Call Number/Physical Location
- PC 1 - 5859 (A size) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Digital Id
- ppmsca 15706 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.15706
- cph 3g05287 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g05287
- cph 3a19482 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a19482
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-ppmsca-15706 (digital file from original item) LC-USZC4-5287 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-17285 (b&w film copy neg.)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 print : etching ; 21.3 x 28.5 cm. (plate), 23.1 x 30 cm. (sheet) | Cartoon shows "America" receiving the surrender of Cornwallis in the background, while an emaciated cow representing "English commerce" is robbed of her milk by France, Spain, and Holland in the left foreground, on the right a frock-coated Englishman begs, as does the British lion, whose paw has been injured by a broken teapot.
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York Town. United States Virginia Yorktown, 1781. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/97514746/.
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(1781) York Town. United States Virginia Yorktown, 1781. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/97514746/.
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York Town. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/97514746/>.
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