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The War, September 5, 1812

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Title:
The War, September 5, 1812
Description:
The War, Vol. 1, No. 11, published by S. Woodworth & Co. on Saturday, September 9, 1812. An article on page 2, column 1, titled "Brilliant Naval Victory," recounts USS Constitution's battle with and eventual capture of HMS Guerriere. Also included is an opinion piece, titled "American Naval Victory," discussing the impact of the victory and Captain Hull's "redemption" of his country after his uncle, General William Hull, surrendered Fort Detroit to Britain during the War of 1812.
Publisher:
Samuel Woodworth & Co.
Date:
September 5, 1812
Format:
Newspapers
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Newspaper Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Sailing ships
Military officers
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Guerriere (Frigate)
Hull, Isaac, 1773-1843
Extent:
1 v. ; 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.
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Language:
English
Identifier:
2142.5