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> JOHN PAUL JONES. (From a mezzotint of the painting by Notté),

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AN EARLY AMERICAN FLOATINg Battery,
COMMODORE ESEK HOPKINS. (From a French engraving of
the portrait by Wilkinson),

THE FIRST NAVAL FLAGS,

DESTRUCTION OF THE SCHOONER GASPÉ, 1772. (From an
engraving by Rogers of the painting by McNevin),
THE STATE HOUSE AT NEWPORT, SHOWING THE GASPÉ
AFFAIR. (From an engraving in Hinton's "History of the
United States "),

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THE BOSTON TEA-PARTY." (From an old engraving),
A BRITISH ARMED SLOOP.

(From a very rare engraving,
showing the first lighthouse erected in the United States-
on Little Brewster Island, Boston Harbor),

A BRIG OF WAR LOWERING A BOAT. (From a picture drawn and engraved by Baugean),

THE ADMIRALTY SEAL,

THE FOUNDERS OF THE AMERICAN NAVY. (Drawn by I. W.
Taber-the portraits from engravings),

VESSEL OF WAR SALUTING, WITH THE YARDS MANNED.
(From an old French engraving),

FACSIMILE OF A LETTER FROM ABRAHAM WHIPPLE TO GEN-
ERAL LINCOLN DURING THE SIEGE OF CHARLESTON.
(From the original at the Lenox Library),
NICHOLAS BIDDLE. (From an engraving by Edwin),

A FRIGATE CHASING A SMALL BOAT. (From an old French
engraving),

A LETTER FROM ESEK HOPKINS. (From the original at the
Lenox Library),

A CORVETTE. (From an old French engraving),

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COMMODORE ESEK HOPKINS. (From a very rare English en

graving),

AN ENGLISH SEVENTY-FOUR" AND A FRIGATE COMING TO
(From an old engraving),

ANCHOR.
JOHN BARRY. (From an engraving of the portrait by Chappel),
FACSIMILE OF ACCOUNT BETWEEN DUDLEY SALTONSTALL AND
ELISHA HINMAN. (From the original at the Lenox Library),
ST. PIERRE, MARTINIQUE. (From an old engraving),
JOHN PAUL Jones. (From an engraving by Longacre of the
portrait by C. W. Peale),

BURLINGTON BAY ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN.

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graving in the collection of Mr. W. C. Crane), facing SIR GUY CARLETON. (From an engraving by A. H. Ritchie), GEN. BENEDICT ARNOLD. (Drawn from life at Philadelphia by Du Simitier),

THE ROYAL SAVAGE. (After an old painting),

THE BATTLE OF LAKE CHAMPLAIN,

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JOHN PAUL JONES'S COMMISSION,
MAP OF THE BRITISH ISLES. (Showing Captain Jones's two
voyages and the route of the Reprisal),
AN ENGLISH CARICATURE OF JOHN PAUL JONES. (Published

in London, October 22, 1779), “PAUL JONES THE PIRATE."

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PLAN OF THE ACTION OF OCTOBER II, 1776,

MAP OF THE FIGHT ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN, 1776,
THE FIGHT ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN, OCTOBER 13, 1776. (From
a contemporary English engraving),

A VIEW ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN, SHOWING THE Fight of 1776.

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(From Hinton's "History of the United States "), BROADSIDE DESCRIBING THE ENGAGEMENT ON LAKE CHAMPLAIN. (From a copy at the Lenox Library), THE PHOENIX AND THE ROSE ENGAGING THE FIRE-SHIPS ON THE HUDSON RIVER. (From a lithograph of the painting by Serres after a sketch by Sir James Wallace), JOHN BAZELEY. (From an engraving by Ridley of a miniature by Langdon),

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collection of Mr. W. C. Crane),
MAP OF THE AMERICAN COAST,
SIGNATURES OF JOHN MANLY AND HECTOR MCNEIL,
FACSIMILE OF A LETTER FROM THOMAS THOMPSON TO CAP-
TAIN MCNEIL. (From the original at the Lenox Library), 183-4

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A TYPICAL NASSAU FORT-FORT FINCASTLE. (From a photograph by Rau),

AN ENGLISH FRIGATE OF FORTY GUNS.

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ing by Verico), 191 "A PROCLAMATION." (From the copy at the Lenox Library), 198 "AN ORDINANCE ASCERTAINING WHAT CAPTURES ON WATER SHALL BE LawFUL." (From the copy at the Lenox Library),

ALEXANDER MURRAY.

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painting by Wood), JOSHUA BARNEY. (From an engraving by Gross after a miniature by Isabey), FIGHT OF THE HYDER ALI WITH THE General MONK, 1782. (From a painting by Crépin at the Naval Academy, Annapolis),

(From an engraving by Edwin of the

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A RELIC OF Two REVOLUTIONARY CAPTAINS-BILL OF LADING FOR JOHN BARRY SIGNED BY JOSHUA BARNEY. (From the original at the Lenox Library), .

"THE HOWES ASLEEP IN PHILADELPHIA "A CARICATURE
DRAWN FORTH BY THE DOINGS OF REVOLUTIONARY
PRIVATEERS,

THE BRITISH PRISON SHIP JERSEY. (From an old wood-
cut),
A PERMIT TO VISIT ONE OF THE PRISON SHIPS. (From the
original at the Lenox Library), .

MAP OF THE WALE BOGT AND ITS VICINITY,

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A RELIC OF THE PRISON SHIPS: ENTRANCE TO THE VAULT
OF THE MARTYRS. (From an old wood-cut),
RICHARD DALE. (From an engraving by Dodson after the
portrait by Wood),
PIERRE LANDAIS. (From a copy, at the Lenox Library, of a

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miniature),

LEITH PIER AND HARBOR. (From an old engraving),
JOHN PAUL JONES. (From an engraving by Guttenberg, after

a drawing by Notté, in the collection of Mr. W. C. Crane), 242 THE ENGAGEMENT BETWEEN THE BONHOMME RICHARD and SERAPIS. (From an engraving by Hamilton of a drawing by Collier),

DIAGRAM OF THE SERAPIS-BONHOMME RICHARD BATTLE, THE SERAPIS AND THE BONHOMME RICHARD. (From an engraving by Lerpinière after a drawing by Fitler),

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