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Photograph Description: Bunkers Hill or America's head dress Creator(s): Darly, Matthew, fl. 1741-1780, publisher Date Created Published: London : Pubd. by M. Darly 39 Strand, 1776 April 19. Summary: Print shows a half-length portrait of a woman, right profile, with exaggerated coiffure supporting three redoubts with infantry and artillery firing at close range, tents, an artillery train, and a sea battle involving two or three ships; large flags flying over the redoubts are decorated with a monkey, two women, and a goose. Notes: Title from item. Second impression has partial watermark at center of left side: VG. Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires, v. 5, no. 5330 Forms part of: British Cartoon Prints Collection . 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. 697 (another impression). Subjects: Hairstyles--Massachusetts--Boston--1770-1780. Campaigns & battles--Massachusetts--Boston--1770-1780. Forts & fortifications--Massachusetts--Boston--1770-1780. Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775. United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783. Cartoons (Commentary)--British--1770-1780. Etchings--British--1770-1780.