View of the storming and taking the fort and town of Fort Royal, in the island of Martinico, by General Sir Charles Grey...

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Material Information

Title:
View of the storming and taking the fort and town of Fort Royal, in the island of Martinico, by General Sir Charles Grey, and Vice Admiral Sir John Jervis, March 24, 1794 /
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving ; 13 x 17 cm., sheet 21 x 24 cm
Language:
English
Creator:
Dodd, Robert.
Publisher:
s.n.
Place of Publication:
s.l.
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Martinique -- 1790-1800   ( lcsh )
Martinique -- History -- 18th century   ( lcsh )
Engravings -- 18th century   ( lcsh )

Notes

Abstract:
Foreground: sailors row boats filled with soldiers ashore. Background: ships and fortress fire cannons at each other.
General Note:
May 20, 1794.
General Note:
In March 1794, British forces captured Martinique. The island was returned to France in 1802.

Record Information

Source Institution:
HistoryMiami.
Holding Location:
HistoryMiami.
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier:
local - 2010-431-1
System ID:
AA00009730:00001