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Death of Genl. Montgomery.
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plate; following p. 82
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Death of General Richard Montgomery on a battlefield, surrounded by soldiers. Military aspects include guns or muskets, flag, scene of warfare, and swords. Also includes ship and dwellings.
Johnson, R. (Richard), 1733 or 1734-1793
The history of North America ... By the Rev. Mr. Cooper
Source place of publication:
Printed for E. Newbery, the Corner of St. Paul's Church-Yard
General Richard Montgomery was killed in December 1775 during the Quebec campaign, part of an unsuccessful American effort to capture Quebec from the British.
Acquired in 1946.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
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