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Guide to the Irving S. Olds Collection of
Naval and Other Historical Prints and Related Papers
1587-1960
 PR 47

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Alison Barr and Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on March 01, 2019
Finding aid is written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Access Points

Subject Names

  • Bainbridge, William, 1774-1833 -- Pictorial works.
  • Birch, Thomas, 1779-1851
  • Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820 -- Pictorial works.
  • Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792 -- Pictorial works.
  • Lawrence, James, 1781-1813 -- Pictorial works.
  • Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819 -- Pictorial works.
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Pictorial works.

Document Type

  • Aquatints (prints)
  • Engravings (prints)
  • Etchings (prints)
  • Lecture notes.
  • Lithographs.
  • Mezzotints (prints)
  • Portraits.
  • Prints (visual works).
  • Woodcuts (prints)

Subject Organizations

  • Bon Homme Richard (Ship)
  • Chesapeake (Frigate)
  • Constitution (Frigate)
  • Currier & Ives
  • Macedonian (Frigate : 1810-1828)
  • N. Currier (Firm)
  • Philadelphia (Frigate)
  • Serapis (Ship)
  • Shannon (Frigate : 1813)

Subject Topics

  • Lake Erie, Battle of, 1813.
  • Naval battles -- United States.
  • Naval history.
  • Navies -- Officers.

Subject Places

  • New York (N.Y.)
  • United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1755-1763.
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
  • United States -- History -- Tripolitan War, 1801-1805
  • United States -- History -- War of 1812.