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Photograph Description: Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution T. Birch A.C.S.A. ; D. Kimberly sc. Creator(s): Kimberly, Denison, 1814-1863, engraver Related Names: Birch, Thomas, 1779-1851 , artist Walker, Samuel, fl. 1832-1851 , publisher Date Created Published: Boston : Samuel Walker, 1834 Summary: Print shows the Constitution, in the background, firing on the wreckage of the HMS Guerriere, the last remaining mast is falling, in the aftermath of the battle between the two ships. Notes: Title from item. Printed below Photograph Description: Vol. 1, page 336. Published in: The history and topography of the United States... v. 1 John Howard Hinton. Boston : S. Walker, 1834, between pp. 333 and 334. Thomas Birch's 1813 painting 'Engagement between the 'Constitution' and the 'Guerriere' is now in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Subjects: Constitution (Frigate)--1810-1820. Guerriere (Frigate)--1810-1820. Naval warfare--United States--1810-1820. Naval warfare--Great Britain--1810-1820. United States--History--War of 1812--Naval operations--American. United States--History--War of 1812--Naval operations--British. Engravings--1830-1840.