The U.S.S. Columbus And Vincennes In Japan

Date:
1846
Creator:
S.F.R.
Publisher/Studio:
Philadelphia, PA: Wagner & McGuigan

In this lithograph, the U.S.S. Columbus and Vincennes are shown during the first unsuccessful American attempt to open Japan to foreigners. Commodore Matthew Perry would succeed in 1854.

Location:
Halsey Street and Essex Circle,California,Ridgecrest,93555
Identifier:
2010.7589.0005
Institution:
U.S. Naval Academy Museum