The Captain From Connecticut

Date:
1997
Creator:
C.S. Forester
Publisher/Studio:
Baltimore, MD: Nautical & Aviation Publishing

Novel about Captain Joseph Peabody, the captain of a US Frigate, and his bouts with the British Navy during his voyage to the Caribbean in the the War of 1812.

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PR6011.O56 C26, LCCN: 97010850
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Portrait Of Maj. Gen. Andrew Jackson Of The United States Army

Date:
1815
Creator:
Wheeler

This lithograph depicts a young Andrew Jackson following his victory over the British at the Battle of New Orleans. The battle, which took place two weeks after the official end of the War of 1812 (news that the Treaty of Ghent had been signed had not yet reached Jackson), vaulted the Major General to immense popularity.

Description (physical):

H: 6 5/8", W: 4"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0012
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

Andrew Jackson On Horseback

The caption reads, "Behind Andrew Jackson, in a heroic lithograph, men fight the Battle of New Orleans, which made him a national figure.

Description (physical):

H: 10 13/16", W: 8 3/8"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0043
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

The Naval War Of 1812

Date:
1985
Creator:
William S. Dudley (editor)
Publisher/Studio:
Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office

Documentary overview of the naval aspects of the War of 1812.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E360.N35 Vol. I, LCCN: 85-600565
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum